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With the Losses on the Blueline, John Carlson Must Step Up Next Season for the Caps


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When the offseason started, the Capitals knew they would be losing some valuable members of their formidable group of defensemen, but in a span of two weeks, the Capitals lost… 526 more words

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Welcome to Toronto, Timothy Liljegren!

With the 17th overall pick, the Toronto Maple Leafs pick Timothy Liljegren, a Swedish defenseman who currently plays in the SHL (Swedish Hockey League).

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Bruins Lose Colin Miller to Vegas

The expansion draft was not the ideal situation for all 30 NHL teams. It limited player movement last season, and kept most of the league in a holding pattern. 558 more words

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Former Blue Headed to USA Hockey Hall of Fame

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Former St. Louis Blues forward Scott Young will be enshrined into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2017, announced Monday by USA Hockey. 413 more words

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Washington Capitals: Sticking with Orpik?

Based on general manager Brian MacLellan’s comments last week, it would appear that the Capitals are sticking with Brooks Orpik. The GM said that there would be no buyouts, which implies that Oprik, with two more years on his contract, will remain on the roster. 492 more words

Oh captain my captain: is the Chara era over in Boston?

Zdeno Chara played for the New York Islanders and Ottawa Senators before signing with the Boston Bruins on 2006. (Courtesy of Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports) 340 more words

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I'd Give Chara The Extension He Wants Tomorrow

40YO Zdeno Chara said he'd be open to signing a contract extension after July 1 & that's he aiming to play beyond his final contract year…

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