Category: ‘NHL Trades’

Washington Capitals Trade Dennis Wideman to Calgary Flames
June 27th, 2012 at 3:55 PM
As an impending unrestricted free agent, Dennis Wideman was expected to have plenty of suitors. He won't have to make a decision after the Washington Capitals traded Wideman's rights to the Calgary Flames in exchange for Jordan Henry and a 2013 fifth round pick Wednesday afternoon. The Flames signed Wideman to...

Washington Capitals Receive Mike Ribeiro in Trade with Dallas Stars
June 22nd, 2012 at 7:56 PM
Before the third pick in the NHL draft was chosen, George McPhee made a big splash in Pittsburgh by addressing one of the biggest needs in Washington. In exchange for Cody Eakin and a second round pick, the Washington Capitals receive Dallas Stars center Mike Ribeiro. Ribeiro will immediately step into...

Busy Monday for Washington Capitals: Vokoun to Pittsburgh, Kuznetsov to Traktor Official
June 4th, 2012 at 2:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** While the hockey world is still focused on the Los Angeles Kings and New Jersey Devils in the Stanley Cup, there were a couple moves made today that directly impact the 2012-13 Washington Capitals. With an expiring contract and Braden Holtby and Michal Neuvirth set to play next year, George McPhee...

Washington Capitals Stand Pat as Trade Deadline Passes
February 27th, 2012 at 4:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the past four years, Washington Capitals fans have seen George McPhee make acquisitions at the trade deadline to put the Capitals in the best position to win a Stanley Cup. Those fans who were expecting the same thing this year aren't too happy right now. Amidst a buyer's market because of...

Washington Capitals Recall Keith Aucoin, Make Minor Trades to Boost Defense
February 3rd, 2012 at 6:39 PM
The Washington Capitals front office made quite a few moves yesterday in the minor league hockey world, but the most notable of all is the recall of Keith Aucoin from the Hershey Bears. Aucoin leads the entire AHL in points scored this year with 70 in just 43 games. He has...