Capitals Insider: Trades


Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 03/18/2014

Dustin Penner returns to Anaheim still searching for a fit with the Capitals

The veteran winger faces the Ducks, who traded him to Washington on March 4.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:32 PM ET, 03/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, bruce boudreau, Caps-Ducks, Dustin Penner, Trades

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 03/05/2014

NHL trade deadline: Martin St. Louis to Rangers for Ryan Callahan, picks

Follow along with all the moves as the deadline approaches.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:06 PM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dustin Penner, Martin Erat, NHL trade deadline, Rostislav Klesla, Trades

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Capitals acquire Dustin Penner from Anaheim

Capitals add a top-six left wing the day before the trade deadline.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:19 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dustin Penner, NHL trade deadline, Trades

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 12/30/2013

Michal Neuvirth: ‘If I don’t play, I don’t get better’ (updated)

Neuvirth declines to comment when asked if he has asked the Capitals to trade him.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:43 PM ET, 12/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Goaltenders, Michal Neuvirth, Trades

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 12/21/2013

Martin Erat still waiting for trade

It’s been a month since he went public with his trade request, but the veteran winger remains a Capital.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:25 AM ET, 12/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Martin Erat, Trades

Posted at 07:49 AM ET, 11/27/2013

Capitals couldn’t find where Martin Erat fit

The Caps brought Martin Erat in when they needed a top-six forward because of injuries, but never found where he fit within a healthy roster.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:49 AM ET, 11/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, George McPhee, Martin Erat, Trades

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Capitals teammates respect Martin Erat’s right to seek a trade

The Capitals don’t expect Martin Erat’s trade request to be a distraction, and they understand he wants to play more.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:01 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Martin Erat, Trades, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 11/26/2013

Capitals, Martin Erat will keep the status quo until a deal can be found

After his trade request, Martin Erat will continue practicing and, if needed, playing with the Capitals.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:00 AM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, George McPhee, Joel Ward, Martin Erat, Trades

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Martin Erat asks Capitals to trade him (updated)

Less than a year after being acquired by the Capitals, the veteran winger says, “it’s time for me to move on.“

By Katie Carrera  |  12:00 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Martin Erat, Trades

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Capitals trade Mathieu Perreault to Anaheim

While they acquired a fourth round pick and a minor league prospect in exchange for Perreault, the Capitals real benefit from this move is salary cap space.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:10 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Anaheim Ducks, Mathieu Perreault, Michael Latta, Roster moves, Tom Wilson, Trades