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Hagelin Deal a Gamble for Capitals

Less than a week into the National Hockey League offseason, Washington Capitals fans have an idea of how their offseason will shape up. General manager Brian MacLellan secured a key piece of the Caps’ roster Sunday afternoon when he re-signed Swedish forward Carl Hagelin to a contract extension worth $11 million over four years. The post Hagelin Deal a Gamble for Capitals appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Puck Prose Jun 16, 2019

NHL Free Agency: Capitals sign Carl Hagelin to four-year extension

After creating some cap space, the Washington Capitals announced they have re-signed Carl Hagelin to a four-year deal worth $11 million. He avoids NHL free agency. The Washington Capitals made a move on Friday, trading defenseman Matt Niskanen to the Philadelphia Flyers for Radko Gudas. They did this primarily to create cap space. On Sunday, […] NHL Free Agency: Capitals sign Carl Hagelin to four-year extension - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
The Hockey Writers Jun 16, 2019

Capitals Re-Sign Carl Hagelin

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Washington Capitals have signed winger Carl Hagelin to an $11 million, four-year deal. Hagelin counts $2.75 million against the salary cap through the 2022-23 season. General manager Brian MacLellan announced the deal Sunday. Washi... The post Capitals Re-Sign Carl Hagelin appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Jun 16, 2019
Carl Hagelin Re-Signs With Washington Capitals

Carl Hagelin Re-Signs With Washington Capitals

Carl Hagelin has signed a contract extension with the Washington Capitals. The four-year deal is worth $11 million, with a $2.75 million average annual value. https://twitter.com/Capitals/status/1140355394856017926?s=19 Carl Hagelin Re-Signs With Washington Capitals The Capitals announced Carl Hagelin agreed to a four-year extension on Sunday. The winger bounced from the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Los Angeles Kings before heading to Washington ahead of last seasons trade deadline. The move comes on the heels of a big trade for the Capitals. The team exchanged Matt Niskanen for Philadelphia...
The Hockey Writers Jun 14, 2019

Capitals Trade Niskanen to Flyers for Gudas

WASHINGTON — The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired defenceman Matt Niskanen from the Washington Capitals for defenceman Radko Gudas. Philadelphia is retaining 30 per cent of Gudas' salary in the final year of his contract. Gudas counts $3.35 million ag... The post Capitals Trade Niskanen to Flyers for Gudas appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Jun 14, 2019
Phliadelphia Flyers Radko Gudas Traded to Washington Capitals for Matt Niskanen

Phliadelphia Flyers Radko Gudas Traded to Washington Capitals for Matt Niskanen

The Philadelphia Flyers have agreed to trade Radko Gudas to the Washington Capitals in exchange for defenceman Matt Niskanen. https://twitter.com/NHLFlyers/status/1139517173095968768 Flyers Trade Radko Gudas to Caps for Matt Niskanen The Philadelphia Flyers completed a trade Friday with the Washington Capitals. Philadelphia acquires defenceman Matt Niskanen in exchange for  Radko Gudas. The trade also gives the Capitals some salary-cap relief. Washington will take on $2.345 million of Gudas' $3.35 million for 2019-20, after which he will be a free agent. Niskanen is under contract for two...
Puck Prose Jun 14, 2019

Capitals trade Matt Niskanen to Flyers for Radko Gudas

Early Friday morning, the first trade of the off-season took place. The Washington Capitals traded Matt Niskanen to the Philadelphia Flyers for Radko Gudas. Less than two days ago the Stanley Cup was awarded and the 2018-2019 season came to a close. Yet, hockey fans awoke to the first major off-season trade while St. Louis […] Capitals trade Matt Niskanen to Flyers for Radko Gudas - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL
Broad Street Hockey Jun 14, 2019
Flyers acquire D Matt Niskanen from Capitals in exchange for Radko Gudas

Flyers acquire D Matt Niskanen from Capitals in exchange for Radko Gudas

Chucky Two Trades made another one! This morning, the Flyers announced that they have traded for veteran blue-liner Matt Niskanen in a one-for-one swap with the Washington Capitals that sees Radko Gudas head to the nation’s capital. BREAKING: The #Flyers have acquired defenseman Matt Niskanen from the Capitals in exchange for defenseman Radko Gudas.— Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) June 14, 2019 This move will decrease the Flyers’ total cap room by $2.4 million dollars at the moment, as they will take on Niskanen’s $5.75 cap hit which lasts until after the 2020-21 season. The...
The Hockey Writers May 28, 2019

3 Capitals’ Prospects Fighting for Spots

As one hockey season is coming to a close, preparation for the next one is beginning. The NHL Draft in June and free agency are the first steps to get ready for the 2019-20 season. The Washington Capitals may have a few holes that need to be filled and there are prospects who will be […] The post 3 Capitals’ Prospects Fighting for Spots appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News May 27, 2019
Capitals investigating Kuznetsov video showing white powder

Capitals investigating Kuznetsov video showing white powder

The Washington Capitals say they have confirmed star Evgeny Kuznetsov is shown in a now-deleted video on social media that appears to show him in a hotel room with lines of white powder on a table in front of him.
Sportsnet.ca May 27, 2019
Capitals probing video of Kuznetsov that surfaced on social media

Capitals probing video of Kuznetsov that surfaced on social media

The Washington Capitals are investigating after a video emerged on social media Monday that shows the team’s star forward Evgeny Kuznetsov sitting near a table with what appears to be cocaine. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
NESN.com May 21, 2019

What Bruins’ Bruce Cassidy Has Learned Since Failed Stint As Capitals Coach

Remember when Bruce Cassidy coached the Washington Capitals? Probably not, because Cassidy’s brief stint in D.C. was far less successful... Read More »

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