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No Mo’ MoJo
July 2nd, 2017 at 10:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Ben Sumner Posted July 2, 2017 Marcus Johansson not only got traded, but also hit a hole-in-one Sunday. What a day. (via Johansson) In perhaps the most unexpected news of all the Caps' moves this weekend, they announced that Marcus Johansson is leaving town as they traded him for...

Farewell Justin Williams
July 1st, 2017 at 2:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** (Caps Outsider) One of the things that makes an athlete stand out, other than their performance during a game, is their personality. Justin Williams had it, and then some. Armed with a sarcastic smirk and quick-witted answers to dumb questions, ... Read Original Post at http://capitalsoutsider.com/2017/07/01/farewell-justin-williams-made-us-laugh/ Sports Media 101 searches and spiders...

Karl Alzner Is Gone. Long Live Karl Alzner
July 1st, 2017 at 2:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** Alzner 'hanging' out at Six Flags. (Caps Outsider) Caps defenseman Karl Alzner played nine seasons in Washington. He's now a Montreal Canadien, having signed a 5-year, $23.2 million contract, according to TSN's Bob McKenzie. Yes, from a business perspective, it was time to move on. But from a fan's perspective, and even...

NOW It’s Official! Caps Sign Brett Connolly for 2 years, $1.5 Million a Year
July 1st, 2017 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** (Caps Outsider) Four and a half hours after not giving him a qualifying offer, the Capitals and forward Brett Connolly, 25, have agreed to a two-year $3 million ($1.5 million average annual value) contract. Connolly was the sixth overall of the Tampa Bay lightning in 2010, he also played ... Read Original...

Dmitry Orlov Is Getting PAID
June 30th, 2017 at 11:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** (Caps Outsider) The Caps announced today that they signed defenseman Dmitry Orlov, 25, to a six year, $30.6 million ($5.1 average annual value, the cap hit) extension. Per Cap friendly, the Caps currently have just under $12.5 million in cap space to finish filling out their roster, and this is without...