Post Tagged with: "Evgeny Kuznetsov"

Evgeny Kuznetsov: Destined to follow Ovechkin's and Semin's path to Washington? (BridgetDS /Flickr)

Washington Capitals in Contract Years: Part 3

Predictions for the Washington Capitals’ upcoming season are commonplace, and most of them revolve around the opening night lineup. However, the roster could look radically different this time next year. […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
A frustrated Capitals bench at the Verizon Center against the Montreal Canadiens on January 24th, 2013.

Early Storylines Heading Into Capitals Training Camp

With a Busy Summer In Full Swing, What Are Some of the Early Storylines Heading Into Capitals Training Camp? It has been one of the more memorable offseasons the Capitals […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Brooks Laich (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Brooks Laich: Capitals Buyout Candidate?

With the NHL Compliance Buyout Window Looming, Should the Capitals Buy Out Brooks Laich? Capitals fan favorite and all around good guy Brooks Laich has had a rough go in […]

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Meet Washington’s Newest Forward: Evgeny Kuznetsov

It happened this weekend. The long awaited signing of Evgeny Kuznetsov has finally come to fruition for General Manager George McPhee and the Washington Capitals. Kuznetsov has been a prospect […]

Washington Capitals February Prospect Report

Washington Capitals February Prospect Report

With the NHL trade deadline approaching quickly, The Hockey Writers continues to update Washington Capitals’ fans on the team’s prospects. Washington has a top heavy system at the moment, with […]

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Washington Capitals January Prospect Report

Player development is what can make NHL teams so strong for a substantial length of time. The Washington Capitals are competing for a playoff spot at this moment, but could […]

by · February 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, Washington Capitals
Calgary Flames 2011 fourth-rounder Johnny Gaudreau (Kim Klement-US PRESSWIRE)

10 Biggest “What If” NHL Prospects

In today’s NHL, there is an increasing necessity for teams to draft well in order to succeed in the long term.  The implementation of the salary cap prevents big market […]

by · February 3, 2014 · 1 comment · Prospects
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Capitals’ prospect Kuznetsov, already looking for exit door

With the 26th overall pick in the 2010 National Hockey League Entry Draft, the Washington Capitals are proud to select, from Chelyabinsk, Russia, Evgeny Kuznetsov.  That was then, it’s 2013 […]

by · August 1, 2013 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals Free Agent Targets: Mikhail Grabovski

Washington Capitals Free Agent Targets: Mikhail Grabovski

Free Agent Frenzy gets started today, as teams can officially sign players. The Washington Capitals are in need of a capable second line center until Evegeny Kuznetsov heads to North […]

by · July 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Evgeni Malkin was on his way to NHL stardom from a young age. Seriously though, look at those mitts.

Malkin and Datsyuk Lead KHL All-Star Game Voting

The KHL All-Star Game is slated for the weekend of January 12-13 in Chelyabinsk, home of the KHL’s Traktor.  The starting lineups for the annual event were selected via fan balloting, […]

by · December 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · KHL
In Search of the Future King of Russian Hockey

In Search of the Future King of Russian Hockey

Within the NHL, an almost decade-long battle among elite players continues. Every season, these players collect titles and raise trophies and their fans, as well as a few detractors, are […]

by · October 18, 2012 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, Prospects
Parity gives way to KHL powers in Conference Finals

Parity gives way to KHL powers in Conference Finals

In its first three seasons, the Kontinental Hockey league had two champions, Ak Bars Kazan (2008-09, 2009-10) and Salavat Yulaev Ufa (2010-11). With the former knocking out the latter in […]

by · March 25, 2012 · 4 comments · International Hockey, KHL