Post Tagged with: "Evgeny Kuznetsov"

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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
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
Missed opportunities in KHL’s Eastern Conference

Missed opportunities in KHL’s Eastern Conference

Top-seeded Traktor has joined Avangard in the second round of the KHL’s Eastern Conference playoffs after ousting Yugra in five games. Meanwhile, Ak Bars and Barys both failed to end […]

by · March 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL

KHL playoffs continue with East and West in action

The Kontinental Hockey League playoffs continued last night, showcasing all eight match-ups. The puck was dropped on the Eastern Conference competition while the West sides played Game Two. Eastern Conference […]

by · March 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, KHL
KHL Playoff Preview

KHL Playoff Preview

The match-ups for the upcoming Kontinental Hockey League playoffs are set. Teams played just 54 regular season games, down from 56 in previous years because of the Yaroslavl plane tragedy […]

by · February 27, 2012 · 1 comment · International Hockey, KHL
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Video: What Happened to Evgeny Kuznetsov?

Evgeny Kuznetsov, a very highly touted prospect in the Washington Capitals organization received a horrible looking leg injury. It’s hard to see what happened in the video but judging by […]

by · February 24, 2012 · 1 comment · KHL, Washington Capitals
Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Top Ten Prospects That May Be Trade Bait Heading Into NHL Trade Deadline Day

Just as the title suggests, this is a list, in no particular order, of prospects that could prove to be valuable commodities leading up to the NHL trade deadline. GMs […]