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.
Washington Capitals goalie Henrik Lundqvist was back on the ice just two months removed from underdoing successful open heart surgery.
Washington Capitals players Alex Ovechkin, Ilya Samsonov, Evgeny Kuznetsov, and Dmitry Orlov were placed on the NHL’s COVID-19 list Wednesday night and new details are emerging about the case.