Post Tagged with: "Evgeny Kuznetsov"

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Capitals’ Bright New Star: Evgeny Kuznetsov

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored two goals and had an assist in the Washington Capitals’ comprehensive 5-1 victory over the New York Islanders Thursday night in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup […]

Washington forward Evgeny Kuznetsov (Tom Turk/THW)

When Will We Ever Feel Cozy About Kuzya?

In June 2010, a teenage hockey player from Chelyabinsk, Russia was drafted 26th overall in the NHL Entry Draft by George McPhee and the Washington Capitals. Evgeny Kuznetsov was considered […]

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Re-Learning to Shake Off a Loss

As Joel Ward sealed the 5-2 victory for the Capitals over the Islanders on Friday night, there was a feeling across Long Island that I don’t think has truly been […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Islanders, Uncategorized
Andre Burakovsky sure has been making some waves this season, and fantasy managers are already starting to get acquainted with the forward. (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Trotz’s Line Juggling Magic For the Washington Capitals

Barry Trotz is Trying to Find the Right Line Combinations in Washington After a disappointing loss to the San Jose Sharks, Capitals coach Barry Trotz has decided to shift the […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
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Final Impressions From the Washington Capitals Preseason Games

The Washington Capitals have concluded the 2014 NHL preseason.  The games that ultimately did not matter are in the history books and now the upcoming games starting Thursday against Montreal […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals
Laich, who scored the game-winner in his 500th career game against the Senators. (Tom Turk/THW)

Brooks Laich: Washington Capitals 2014-15 Player Preview

Brooks Laich played two straight full 82 game seasons prior to the NHL lockout from 2010-12. The 31 year old Canadian averaged 16 goals per season and totaled 89 points […]

by · October 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals: Five Things To Watch During Preseason

The Washington Capitals preseason schedule began Sunday afternoon at Verizon Center, as Barry Trotz made his debut behind the Washington bench. This preseason doesn’t have an enormous amount of open […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
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 · Comments are Disabled · 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 […]

by · March 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, Washington Capitals
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 […]

by · March 1, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, Washington Capitals