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Vladislav Kamenev speaks about preparing for the upcoming season with the Colorado Avalanche

Vladislav Kamenev speaks about preparing for the upcoming season with the Colorado Avalanche

As a key part of the Matt Duchene trade, Vladislav Kamenev hopes to have a big impact on the Avalanche this season Last month, Colorado Avalanche forward Vladislav Kamenev spoke with Russian site Sports Express about his time in Nashville, and how he hopes to contribute to the Avalanche this season. We would like to think Igor from Raw Charge for translating the conversation for us. What was your reaction when the Avalanche traded for Brooks Orpik? This is the person who caused your injury with the big hit. Vladislav Kamenev: Yes, I was surprised. But, they don’t ask players about such...
Mile High Hockey Jun 24, 2018
Colorado Avalanche set to buy out the contract of Brooks Orpik

Colorado Avalanche set to buy out the contract of Brooks Orpik

After being aqcuired as part of the Philipp Grubauer trade, Brooks Orpik is set to be bought out by the Avalanche Friday night, the Colorado Avalanche acquired g Philipp Gruabauer from teh Washington Capitals in a trade with the Washington Capitals just before the draft started. The team gave up their own second round pick for the 26-year old goaltender - a luxury since they also own Nashville’s. Leading into the weekend, many insiders believed the Capitals were asking for a first round pick in exchange for Grubauer, so how were the Avalanche able to snag him for a mid-second? The price...
www.bostonherald.com Jun 23, 2018
AP sources: Avalanche sign Grubauer, begin to buy out Orpik

AP sources: Avalanche sign Grubauer, begin to buy out Orpik

DALLAS — The Colorado Avalanche signed goaltender Philipp Grubauer to a three-year contract and put defenseman Brooks Orpik on buyout waivers the day after acquiring them from the Washington Capitals.One person with knowledge of the move said the Avalanche signed Grubauer to a $10 million contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced.Another person said Colorado put Orpik on unconditional waivers with the purposes of buying out the final year of his contract. The person also spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity...
CBC News Jun 23, 2018
Brooks Orpik placed on waivers by Avs: report

Brooks Orpik placed on waivers by Avs: report

A person with knowledge of the move tells The Associated Press that the Colorado Avalanche have placed veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik on unconditional waivers to buy out his contract.
Last Word on Hockey Jun 23, 2018
Colorado Avalanche Waive Brooks Orpik for Buyout Purposes

Colorado Avalanche Waive Brooks Orpik for Buyout Purposes

The Colorado Avalanche have agreed to place Brooks Orpik on waivers for the purpose of buying out his contract. Orpik was acquired as part of the deal that sent him and Philipp Grubauer from the Washington Capitals to Denver. https://twitter.com/TSNRyanRishaug/status/1010554573348593664 Colorado Avalanche Buy Out Brooks Orpik Colorado picked up Orpik has part of the trade so general manager Joe Sakic would not have to give up a high draft pick. Sakic said that he wanted no part of the defenseman, but took him to get Grubauer. The defenseman could return to the defending champions if things...
www.bostonherald.com Jun 23, 2018
Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

DALLAS — The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals cleared some space to try to re-sign a handful of key free agents by trading veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th pick in the NHL draft .Shedding Orpiks $5.5 million salary in the final year of his contract and dealing Grubauer before he earned more as a restricted free agent gives them more than $20 million in cap space. Its needed because defensemen John Carlson and Michal Kempny can become unrestricted free agents July 1 and playoff hero Devante Smith-Pelly and...
CBC News Jun 22, 2018
Cup-winning Caps deal Orpik, Grubauer to Avs

Cup-winning Caps deal Orpik, Grubauer to Avs

The Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals have traded veteran defenceman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th pick in the NHL draft.
The Denver Post Jun 22, 2018
Avalanche has acquired goaltender Philipp Grubauer, defenseman Brooks Orpik from Washington Capitals

Avalanche has acquired goaltender Philipp Grubauer, defenseman Brooks Orpik from Washington Capitals

The Colorado Avalanche announced they have acquired goaltender Philipp Grubauer and defenseman Brooks Orpik from the Washington Capitals.
WTOP Jun 22, 2018

Capitals trade Orpik, Grubauer to Avalanche

DALLAS (AP) — The Washington Capitals traded veteran defenseman Brooks Orpik and backup goaltender Philipp Grubauer to the Colorado Avalanche for the 47th pick in the NHL draft Friday, a move that clears salary-cap space…
The Hockey Writers Jun 22, 2018

Capitals Trade Grubauer and Orpik to Avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche have traded the 47th overall selection in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft to the defending Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals in exchange for goaltender Philipp Grubauer and defender Brooks Orpik, the Capitals announced Friday. This deal came less than a half hour before the first-round of the draft began. TRADE | The […] The post Capitals Trade Grubauer and Orpik to Avalanche appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
WTOP Jun 22, 2018

Capitals trade Grubauer, Orpik to Colorado

The Washington Capitals have announced a trade that sends goaltender Philipp Grubauer and defenseman Brooks Orpik to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a second-round pick (47th overall) in the 2018 NHL Draft.
Last Word on Hockey Jun 22, 2018
Washington Capitals Trade Philipp Grubauer and Brooks Orpik to Colorado Avalanche

Washington Capitals Trade Philipp Grubauer and Brooks Orpik to Colorado Avalanche

The Washington Capitals have traded backup goalie Philipp Grubauer and defenseman Brooks Orpik to the Colorado Avalanche for a second-round pick. Grubauer is a restricted free agent TRADE | The Washington Capitals have acquired a second round pick, 47th-overall from the Colorado Avalanche in the 2018 NHL Draft in exchange for defenseman Brooks Orpik and Philipp Grubauer. #ALLCAPS https://t.co/xUUHHVPQfu — Washington Capitals (@Capitals) June 22, 2018 Philipp Grubauer Traded by the Washington Capitals Over his six-year NHL career, the German native has remained loyal to the Capitals. He...
Mile High Hockey Jun 22, 2018
We have a trade: Avalanche acquire Grubauer, Orpik for second rounder

We have a trade: Avalanche acquire Grubauer, Orpik for second rounder

Avalanche bolster their goaltending depth with deal to acquire Grubauer The Colorado Avalanche made a huge splash at the start of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft by significantly bolstering their goaltending depth before the first selection was even made. It was announced just hours before the first round was set to begin that the Avalanche had acquired Philipp Grubauer and defenseman Brooks Orpik from the Washington Capitals in exchange for the 47th overall selection in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. Orpik and Grubauer will head to Colorado fresh on the heels of their Stanley Cup win with the...
Sportsnet.ca Jun 22, 2018
Capitals trade Grubauer, Orpik to Avalanche for draft pick

Capitals trade Grubauer, Orpik to Avalanche for draft pick

The Washington Capitals have traded goaltender Philipp Grubauer and defenceman Brooks Orpik to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a second-round draft pick (No. 47 overall) at this year’s draft. The post Canucks coach on confidence the NHL Draft delivers a player he likes appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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