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14 min ago | Japers' Rink

Caps Questions: What Would Make for a Successful 2014-15?

For the first time since 2007, the Washington Capitals will enter a season having missed the playoffs the year before.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Connor Carrick, Marcus Johansson, NHL Players

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Japers' Rink

Mike Green, Dmitry Orlov and "Struggles"

Amid the seemingly endless talk regarding the possibility that the Caps might trade Mike Green this summer - talk that has somehow morphed from "gee, the Caps sure do have a lot of NHL-caliber defensemen who get paid commensurately" and "Green would be a fit in Detroit" to an Internet fait accompli , despite no real reason to think the Caps have ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Players, Dmitry Orlov

Mon Jul 21, 2014

CBC News

30 Thoughts: NHL defencemen cash in on free agency

Former Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman Brooks Orpik signed a five-year, $27.5-million US deal with the Washington Capitals this off-season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals, Brooks Orpik, Alex Ovechkin, NHL Players, Deryk Engelland, Opinion

Japers' Rink

Washington Capitals: The Price of a Top-Four Defenseman

While trade rumors around Mike Green continue to swirl, a look at history tells us that trading someone like him may not yield as much as some people might hope.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, Brooks Laich, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Southeast Division, Ian White, Toronto Maple Leafs, Dion Phaneuf

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Japers' Rink

Mailbag: New D's, Prospect Development, Wilson's Fists and More

We're still talking Niskanen, Orpik and Niskanen/Orpik, as well as prospect development, Tom Wilson's truculence and more in this week's edition of "you ask, we answer."

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Tom Wilson, NHL Players, Robyn Regehr, Nicklas Backstrom

Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Washington Post

Trotz, coaches talk a oeCapitals waya oe

The moment Capitals development camp broke, Coach Barry Trotz boarded a northbound plane to attend a reunion celebrating the two-decade anniversary of the AHL's Portland Pirates winning the Calder Cup.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Nicklas Backstrom, NHL Players, Barry Trotz

Tue Jul 15, 2014

NBC Washington

Capital Letters: Is Grass Greener in Detroit?

Welcome back to "Capital Letters," a sporadic feature where I answer any and all questions relating to the local professional hockey team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Andre Burakovsky, Brooks Laich, Marcus Johansson, NHL Players, Opinion

NBC Washington

Capital Letters: Is Grass Greener in Detroit?

Welcome back to "Capital Letters," a sporadic feature where I answer any and all questions relating to the local professional hockey team.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Andre Burakovsky, Brooks Laich, Marcus Johansson, NHL Players, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Washington Post

Lobbyist Vinoda Basnayake says pal chef Spike Mendelsohn has a soula

Celebrity chef Spike Mendelsohn and lobbyist Vinoda Basnayake recently went from being "boys" to business partners.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, Mike Green, NFL Players

The Washington Post

How will Capsa defensive pairings look?

The Washington Capitals deployed 14 defensemen during their 2013-14 season, most in the NHL, which triggered a cash-heavy offseason plunge to shore up the blue-line depth and generate better results.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Jack Hillen, John Carlson, Connor Carrick, Karl Alzner, NHL Players

Sun Jul 13, 2014

MSNBC

Capitals ink Schmidt, Vanecek

The Washington Capitals have recently signed two young players to deals, as they came to terms with defenseman Nate Schmidt and goalie Vitek Vanecek.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, Nate Schmidt, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, NHL Southeast Division

Thu Jul 10, 2014

PennLive.com

Mark French: Washington Capitals D Karl Alzner provided positive reference for Calgary Hitmen job

Karl Alzner of Hershey puts a shot past John Curry of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton at Giant Center during a 2009-10 game.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, Karl Alzner, NHL Players, NHL Southeast Division

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Double G Sports

NHL Free Agency 2014: Winners, Losers and the Middle

The free agency frenzy for the NHL is a little more than a week old, and through all the signings and the 400 plus million dollars spent, you can honestly say that there were moves that made you scream and shout and others that made you shake your head.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Western Conference, David Backes, NHL Players

BleacherReport

NHL Rumors: Latest Chatter Surrounding Mike Green, Ryan Johansen and More

Since NHL free agency commenced on July 1, the initial wave of open-market movement has passed.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Washington Capitals, NHL Southeast Division, Vincent Lecavalier, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Central Division, Claude Giroux

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Japers' Rink

Brooks Orpik's Contract, Corsi and Context

Caps' management has repeatedly excused their new blueliner's poor possession stats as a product of his on-ice circumstances... and there is some merit in that explanation.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Brooks Orpik, NHL Players, Washington Capitals, John Carlson, Craig Adams

MSNBC

Columnist: Mike Green is 'destined to be traded' by Caps

The Detroit Red Wings tried their best to land a right-handed shot defenseman in free agency.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players

BleacherReport

NHL Trade Rumors: Mike Green, Vincent Lecavalier and More Offseason Buzz

After an exciting Stanley Cup Final, an entertaining NHL draft and the start of free agency, the 2014 offseason has officially kicked into high gear as trade rumors continue to circle.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Vincent Lecavalier, NHL Players, Washington Capitals, NHL Southeast Division, NHL Atlantic Division, Detroit Red Wings

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Too Many Men On The Site

Recent Additions Could Make Washington Capitals Instant Contenders

Feb 27, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Matt Niskanen plays the puck against the Montreal Canadiens during the first period at the CONSOL Energy Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Washington Capitals, John Carlson, Alex Ovechkin, Karl Alzner, Troy Brouwer, NHL Players

Fri Jul 04, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Brian Pothier is sharing the secrets of his success

As a defenseman, Brian Pothier brought an uncanny ability to recognize game flow, spot a passing target and put the puck right on that skater's stick.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brian Pothier, NHL Players, Atlanta Thrashers, NHL Southeast Division, Ottawa Senators, NHL Northeast Divison, Washington Capitals

BleacherReport

NHL Trade Rumors: Latest on Vincent Lecavalier, Mike Green and More

As free agency continues to grab headlines, those teams that have been unable to attract talent on the open market will now look to the trade market to find stars to fill the holes on their rosters.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Vincent Lecavalier

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