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Cheerless is Thinking About the Capitals’ Upcoming Season

Cheerless is Thinking About the Capitals’ Upcoming Season

Some thoughts about the 2017-18 Caps Peerless couldn’t be here, but here are ten things I think about… Karl Alzner averaged 3:03 per game in shorthanded ice time in 2016-17 (tops on the club among defensemen) for a top-ten team in penalty-killing. Who gets those minutes this season? The Caps had 11 players with ten or more goals last season. Three of them (Marcus Johansson, Justin Williams, and Daniel Winnik) – the third, fourth, and 11th-ranked goal scorers – are gone. Altogether, six players (those three, plus Nate Schmidt, Karl Alzner, and Kevin Shattenkirk) accounting for 68...
The Hockey Writers Aug 16, 2017

Capitals’ Nathan Walker Ready for Historic NHL Jump

The Washington Capitals will be relying on their youth to step up and fill the voids on the roster, especially as they try to cope with key departures. Not only did they lose a wealth of defensemen, but the Capitals also lost some of their key wingers. Justin Williams and Daniel Winnik left through free agency, […]
CSN Washington Aug 12, 2017

Caps players open up about the team's offseason departures

The Caps lost some key players this offseason. Some departures were expected. Justin Williams, Karl Alzner, Kevin Shattenkirk and Daniel Winnik were all unrestricted free

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