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Washington Capitals Sign Hendrix Lapierre

The Washington Capitals have signed center Hendrix Lapierre to a three-year entry level contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. Lapierre’s contract will carry an average annual value of $925,000. Lapierre, 18, leads the Chicoutimi Sagueneens with eight points (3g, 5a) in four games this season in the Quebec Major Junior […]

Washington Capitals Re-Sign Jonas Siegenthaler

The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler to a one-year, $800,000 contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. Siegenthaler, 23, recorded nine points (2g, 7a) in a career-high 63 games last season. The 6’3″, 210-pound defenseman scored his first career NHL goal on Nov. 9, 2019 versus the Vegas Golden […]

Washington Capitals Sign Forward Daniel Carr

The Washington Capitals have signed Daniel Carr to a one-year, two-way contract ($700,000/$415,000), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. Carr is currently playing for HC Lugano of the Swiss Hockey League (SHL) and will remain with the team until the commencement of the Capitals’ 2020-21 training camp. Carr, 28, played in […]

Washington Captials Sign Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist

The Washington Capitals have signed goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. “Henrik is one of the greatest goaltenders in NHL history, and we are pleased to have him join our organization,” said MacLellan. “Henrik has the competitive drive and the ability to […]

Capitals Select Hendrix Lapierre in the First Round of the 2020 NHL Draft

The Washington Capitals selected center Hendrix Lapierre with the 22nd overall selection in the first round of the 2020 NHL Draft. The Capitals traded their 24th overall pick and their 80th overall pick to the Calgary Flames to select Lapierre. Lapierre, 18, was ranked seventh overall among North American centers and ninth overall among all […]

Washington Capitals Receiving Awards and Making Additions for 2021 Season

The Washington Capitals are keeping busy, as the team is gearing up for the 2021 Season. It was announced by the team recently that they have re-signed two players while also earning an award for the 2020 season as well. Washington announced recently that they have re-signed forwards Brian Pinho and Daniel Spring to a […]

Washington Capitals Name Peter Laviolette Head Coach

The Washington Capitals have named Peter Laviolette the team’s head coach, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. “Peter is a successful NHL head coach who has won a Stanley Cup and brings a wealth of experience to our team,” said MacLellan. “We feel he is a great communicator who will motivate […]