The 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs are upon us and, while things will look a little different this time out, there will be some thrilling matchups in the first round. First up, here is a look at the Stanley Cup First Round showdown between the Washington Capitals and Boston Bruins.
Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been fined $5,000 for roughing New York Rangers forward Pavel Buchnevich during Monday’s contest at Madison Square Garden.
The Detroit Red Wings have traded forward Anthony Mantha to the Washington Capitals for forwards Jakub Vrana and Richard Panik, a first round pick for the 2021 NHL Entry Draft, and a second round pick for the 2022 NHL Entry Draft.
According to Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan, the team is trying to find a “sweet spot” when it comes to forward Alex Ovechkin.
Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been suspended seven games for boarding Boston Bruins defenceman Brandon Carlo.