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Capitals Alumni Profile: Brian Pothier

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In the history of the Capitals, a total of 17 players have worn No. 2 on the back of their sweaters, with defenseman Matt Niskanen currently holding the distinction. 373 more words


Senators' Karlsson Loses Son

Senators’ Defenseman Erik Karlsson was expecting a son to be born around the same time the NHL playoffs start in mid-April.

Sadly, Karlsson and his wife Melinda lost their son earlier today. 30 more words

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Charlie McAvoy: A Young Star

Charlie McAvoy, who wears the jersey number #73, has been tearing it up in the NHL for his first true season with the Boston Bruins logo on his jersey. 237 more words


John Carlson's Outstanding Season Deserves Some Norris Trophy Nods

After losing a number of key defensemen last summer through various avenues, the pressure was on the Capitals’ top defensemen in Matt Niskanen, Dmitry Orlov, … 418 more words


Canadian defenseman sorry for removing medal during ceremony

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Jocelyne Larocque, of Canada, at left, holds her silver medal after losing to the United States in the women’s gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 254 more words

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Give Me Some Ryan McDonagh

From NY Post Larry Brooks on #NHLBruins interest in #NYR Ryan McDonagh pic.twitter.com/KcFr5h9aVB

— Matt Kalman (@MattKalman) February 13, 2018

Two things first. One, Ryan McDonagh is a guy I want on my blue line.

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Blackhawks Recall Carl Dahlstrom, Place Jan Rutta on Injured Reserve

After another disappointing home loss the Chicago Blackhawks announced today that defenseman Jan Rutta has been placed on injured reserve and have recalled defenseman Carl Dahlstrom. 360 more words