NHL Contract: Nic Dowd signs three-year extension with Capitals

Sunday, November 14, 2021 75

The Washington Capitals have re-signed ahead Nic Dowd to a 3-12 months settlement worth $three.9 million, the group introduced on Sunday. Dowd, 31, has one aim in nine video games this season and leads the Capitals in faceoff percent (fifty six.4) among gamers who have taken one hundred faceoffs or more. The eight-12 months veteran […]

Latest Evgeny Kuznetsov rumors

Sunday, August 01, 2021 106

NHL trade rumors have been going around that the Washington Capitals are getting frustrated with first-line center Evgeny Kuznetsov. The 29-year-old carries a $7.8 million annual cap hit through 2024-25.  Kuznetsov is a tough trade to make, but the Capitals have been trying. Simply put, the Caps are tired of Kuznetsov’s antics. From being one of the only NHL […]

What off-season moves will the Washington Capitals make?

Monday, May 24, 2021 84

With the first round playoff loss to the Boston Bruins, the Washington Capitals will be looking to make some moves this off-season. The Capitals first priority is to re-sign Alex Ovechkin. Emily Kaplan of ESPN.com reports Ovechkin was looking at $12.5 million per year before the pandemic started. With a flat salary cap, it is […]

Philadelphia Flyers looking for defensive help

Thursday, February 25, 2021 73

The Philadelphia Flyers are allowing 3.27 goals per game, which is 24th in the 31-team NHL, and they obviously miss the retired Matt Niskanen. The Flyers will likely make a trade at the 2021 NHL trade deadline for a defenceman. NHL Trade Rumors have been going around that the Nashville Predators will have Mattias Ekholm […]

Will the Washington Capitals make a trade for a goalie?

Friday, December 18, 2020 37

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 […]

NHL Rumours: Jacob Markstrom, Henrik Lundqvist

Thursday, October 08, 2020 30

Edmonton and Calgary going after Jacob Markstrom Edmonton Journal: Jim Matheson reports it’s no secret Jacob Markstrom has been at the top of GM Ken Holland’s list for weeks, but it’s the same story with Brad Treliving in Calgary. If the Flames or Oilers want to sign Markstrom, six years at $6 million annually even […]

NHL Rumors: Mitch Marner, Washington Capitals

Monday, September 02, 2019 34

Would the Leafs consider trading Mitch Marner? Toronto Star: Damian Cox reports that it might be time for the Toronto Maple Leafs to consider trading Mitch Marner. Marner was a crafty pick at fourth overall by the Leafs, he has succeeded beyond expectations, he’s a local lad and everybody likes the little guy who doesn’t […]

NHL Rumors: Jonathan Quick, Braden Holtby

Friday, August 16, 2019 30

Will the LA Kings trade Jonathan Quick? NBC Sports: James O’Brien believes that Jonathan Quick’s most realistic window to be traded would be after this season. O’Brien advises the LA Kings to trade the Quick, 33, as soon as possible, another team would find him far more palatable in 2020-21 and beyond. Consider that 2019-20 […]

Washington signs Goalie Pheonix Copley to 3-year deal

Wednesday, February 06, 2019 29

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 […]

NHL Rumors: Duncan Keith, Washington Capitals

Saturday, January 12, 2019 33

Will the Chicago Blackhawks trade Duncan Keith? The Fourth Period: The Chicago Blackhawks have struggled all year, they missed the playoffs last year. It is time for the Blackhawks to rebuild the team. Duncan Keith, 35, has four more years left on his contract beyond this season. His salary cap hit of $5.538 million isn’t […]

NHL Trade Rumors January 7, 2019

Monday, January 07, 2019 34

What will the Washington Capitals do at the 2019 NHL trade deadline? The Washington Post: For the past four seasons GM Brian MacLellan has made a trade at the NHL trade deadline and all trades have been for a defenceman. Will he do the same thing this year? MacLellan likes the chemistry of his roster, […]

Will the Ottawa Senators trade Craig Anderson

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 29

The Fourth Period: With many teams looking for goal tending help, maybe it is time the Ottawa Senators look at trading goalie Craig Anderson. Anderson, 37, is in the final-year of a two-year, $9.5 million contract and owns a modified no-trade clause where he can list up to 10 teams he will not accept a […]