Will the Washington Capitals make a trade for a goalie?

Friday, December 18, 2020 31

With Henrik Lundqvist announcing he will miss the upcoming season with a heart condition that leaves the Washington Capitals without a veteran goalie to help along Ilya Samsonov. The free-agent pool is largely picked through, though there are still some veterans out there if experience is desired. Trading for a proven replacement will be difficult […]

Washington signs Goalie Pheonix Copley to 3-year deal

Wednesday, February 06, 2019 22

What will the Capitals do with Braden Holtby? The Washington Capitals signed backup goalie Pheonix Copley to a $3.3 million, three-year extension that keeps him under contract through the 2021-22 season at a salary-cap hit of $1.1 million. It’s a move that gives the defending Stanley Cup champions some stability in goal. Starter Braden Holtby is signed only through […]