Capitals Insider: Trade deadline


Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 03/06/2014

Dustin Penner hoping for smooth transition with Capitals

The big winger is coming from the NHL’s first-place team to one that is on the outside of the playoff picture.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:24 AM ET, 03/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Brooks Laich, Dustin Penner, NHL trade deadline, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 03/05/2014

Capitals acquire goaltender Jaroslav Halak, send Michal Neuvirth to Sabres

Washington sends Michal Neuvirth to Buffalo.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:52 PM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Allan Walsh, Buffalo Sabres, Jaroslav Halak, Michal Neuvirth, NHL trade deadline

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 11:11 AM ET, 03/05/2014

NHL trade deadline: Dustin Penner a steal for Caps

Deal gives Washington a big-bodied skater capable of playing top-six minutes.

By Neil Greenberg  |  11:11 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dustin Penner, Trade deadline

Posted at 01:03 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Capitals part ways with Martin Erat, trade winger to Phoenix

After a turbulent 11 months, the Capitals have sent disgruntled forward Martin Erat to Phoenix.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:03 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Brown, Martin Erat, NHL trade deadline, Phoenix Coyotes, Rostislav Klesla

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 01:17 PM ET, 02/26/2014

Martin Erat still wants the Capitals to trade him

With a week to go before the deadline, the veteran forward is still hoping to be traded.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:17 PM ET, 02/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George McPhee, Martin Erat, Trade deadline

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 04/04/2013

Martin Erat: 'I want to play for a Stanley Cup and that was my choice'

Martin Erat requested a trade from Nashville so that he could compete for a Stanley Cup, now he has to integrate into a new team for the first time in his career. The Capitals aren't worried about him fitting in, though.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:46 PM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jack Hillen, Joel Ward, Martin Erat, Nashville Predators, Trade deadline

Posted at 07:26 PM ET, 04/03/2013

Martin Erat on trade to Capitals: 'I just want to win'

"I'm getting older, and I don't have seven, eight years to wait for another chance," Erat said.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  07:26 PM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Martin Erat, NHL trade deadline, Roman Hamrlik, Trade deadline

Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 04/03/2013

Capitals trade top prospect Filip Forsberg to Nashville for Martin Erat (Updated)

Caps acquire Martin Erat from Nashville and AHL center Michael Latta for top prospect Filip Forsberg.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:01 PM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Filip Forsberg, Martin Erat, Nashville Predators, Trade deadline

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 04/03/2013

Mike Ribeiro: 'I don't really see myself move or sign today'

Ribeiro doesn't think he'll be traded or sign a contract extension today.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:56 PM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Ribeiro, Trade deadline

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 04/03/2013

NHL trade deadline: Blue Jackets acquire Marian Gaborik; Jason Pominville to Minnesota

Updates on the Caps and around the league as the 3 p.m. trade deadline approaches.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:01 AM ET, 04/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NHL trade deadline

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 04/02/2013

Jaromir Jagr headed to Boston; other NHL trade deadline news (updated)

The NHL's trade deadline is Wednesday at 3 p.m. but league executives were busy acquiring players on Tuesday. Here's a running list of the moves.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:13 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jaromir Jagr, NHL trade deadline

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Caps weigh in on Jarome Iginla trade

The Capitals discuss the trade heard round the NHL that sent Jarome Iginla from Calgary to Pittsburgh.

By Katie Carrera  |  04:32 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Calgary Flames, Jarome Iginla, Karl Alzner, Pittsburgh Penguins, Trade deadline, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 03/28/2013

Mike Ribeiro reiterates he would like to stay in Washington

Mike Ribeiro declined an initial offer from the Capitals but reiterated he would like to stay in Washington if the two sides can work out a deal.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:27 PM ET, 03/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Mike Ribeiro, Trade deadline