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Washington Capitals Most Likely to Leave in the 2014 NHL Offseason

Each summer, every NHL team has to cope with the departures of key players, as it's simply part of the business in professional hockey.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

NBC Washington

Capitals Season Review: Bottom Six

With the Capitals' 2013-14 season over, the time has come to reflect on the year that was.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Eric Fehr, Jason Chimera, NHL Players

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Pucks And Pitchforks

2014 NHL Awards return to Las Vegas on June 24

The NHL Awards return to Las Vegas this summer at the world-famous Encore at Wynn Las Vegas, the National Hockey League announced today.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Sidney Crosby, NHL Players

The Globe and Mail

George Stroumboulopoulos to host NHL Awards in June

It will be the first time that the recently named host of the NHL on Rogers will host the annual event.

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USA Today

Scoring becomes tougher and tougher for NHL stars

Forty- and 50-goal scorers are an endangered species in the NHL, and Brian Burke jokes that it's all Patrick Roy's fault.

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Related Topix: Sports, Patrick Roy, NHL Players, San Jose Sharks, NHL Hockey, Joe Thornton, Sidney Crosby, NHL Atlantic Division, Pittsburgh Penguins

BleacherReport

2014 Stanley Cup Playoff Teams Who Could Miss out Next Season

It is a long, tedious journey to reach the Stanley Cup playoffs. A dynamic offense, gritty defense, smart goaltending and a whole lot of heart are the necessary keys to win hockey's greatest prize: Lord Stanley's Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Western Conference, NHL Atlantic Division, Pittsburgh Penguins, NHL Players

Fri Apr 18, 2014

MSNBC

Ovechkin to play for Russia at World Championships

Things didn't exactly go well for Alex Ovechkin during the season for the Washington Capitals or for Team Russia at the 2014 Sochi Olympics, so now he'll try to find another way to end the season on a winning note.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Ovechkin under fire

"I have to take criticism." No matter how a Washington Capitals ' season ends, who the coach is, how the roster is constructed or which way the team is trying to play, the majority of the criticism levied upon the organization is directed toward Alex Ovechkin .

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom, NHL Southeast Division

Wed Apr 16, 2014

BleacherReport

How Will Alex Ovechkin Recover from Dream Season That Turned into a Nightmare?

28, "his career is still at least partly defined by the two glaring omissions on his resume: an Olympic gold medal and a Stanley Cup title."

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Summer Olympic, Hunter, Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

The Washington Post

Oates: Green needs to be 'guiding light'

The Capitals have missed the playoffs for the first time in seven years. What effect might another management change have on the core group of players, including Alex Ovechkin? Regardless of the injuries that befell him, the emergence of other young blueliners and a rotating cast on the depth chart, Green remained a fixture in Washington's top two ... (more)

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CBS Local

EJ Hradek on George McPhee's Future: 'I Think It's Time for a Change'

The Washington Capitals have a decision to make about their future, with specific regard to its involvement with vice president and general manager George McPhee, suddenly working on an expiring contract after 16 seasons with the organization.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

News Observer

DeCock: Eric Staal has to get fans back on his side

It was something he said Thursday night, after a heartless, soulless loss to the Washington Capitals that encapsulated every complaint fans have about this team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Southeast Division, Carolina Hurricanes, Eric Staal, NHL Players, Cam Ward, Washington Capitals

The Washington Post

Breaking down the Capsa UFAs

Examine the Capitals roster and there aren't many players who aren't under contract for next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Braden Holtby, Connor Carrick, Nicklas Backstrom, Philipp Grubauer, NHL Players

Flame For Thought

NHL News And Updates - April 15

Jack Capuano will be back for another season with the New York Islanders. In this article on CBS Sports , it is confirmed that Capuano will be the head coach of the Islanders for at least one more season.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Washington Times

Capitals Notes: Team doesn't have many roster decisions to make

The Capitals have limited roster decisions to make this offseason. There are no restricted free agents on the roster and only three players will be unrestricted free agents winger Dustin Penner , center Mikhail Grabovski and goalie Jaroslav Halak .

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The Washington Post

Ovechkin says Capitals are in 'middle of nowhere'

Washington Capitals head coach Adam Oates, top center, stands behind right wing Alex Ovechkin , from Russia, in the overtime portion of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Washington.

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Too Many Men On The Site

Rumor: Washington Capitals To Part Ways With McPhee and Oates

Apr 1, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Capitals head coach Adam Oates watches from behind the bench against the Dallas Stars in the second period at Verizon Center.

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The St Paul Journal

Crosby, Ovechkin, Quick capture awards on final day of NHL season

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

KARE-TV Minneapolis

Questions loom as regular season ends

As the NHL regular season ended Sunday, the rumor mill and speculation began to churn.

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CBC News

Pens' Crosby, Caps Ovechkin win NHL awards

Penguins centre Sidney captured his second career Art Ross trophy on Sunday after leading the NHL in scoring this season with 104 points.

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