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  1. Report: Gomez denies joining ECHL Alaska

    Sep 28, 2012, 6:32 PM EDT

    Scott Gomez

    He just signed a professional tryout contract with them to stay in shape.

  2. Scott Gomez signs with ECHL Alaska

    Sep 28, 2012, 4:43 PM EDT

    Scott Gomez

    He did this during the last lockout, too.

  3. Tavares signs with Bern of Swiss Elite League

    Sep 28, 2012, 10:34 AM EDT

    John Tavares

    He’ll join teammate and Isles captain Mark Streit on one of the biggest and most popular clubs in Europe.

  4. 15 of NHL’s highest paid players would get their money amid a lost season

    Sep 26, 2012, 9:52 PM EDT

    Ryan Suter, Zach Parise

    Kovalchuk, Ovechkin and Malkin would be the biggest losers.

  5. Ask a Lawyer: If a player has a contract, how can the owners cut his salary?

    Sep 26, 2012, 11:16 AM EDT

    Brooks Laich

    Sports legal analyst Eric Macramalla has the answer.

  6. Report: Laich to Swiss league, Semin to Russian Div. 2

    Sep 25, 2012, 11:12 AM EDT

    Semin Laich

    They’ll join Alex Ovechkin and Michal Neuvirth overseas.

  7. Brent Johnson hopes his career won’t end amid a lockout

    Sep 23, 2012, 9:21 PM EDT

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    Chicago Blackhawks v Pittsburgh Penguins

    He’s training with his former Capitals teammates.

  8. Ovechkin scores, but Kovalchuk’s team wins

    Sep 23, 2012, 6:28 PM EDT

    Russia v Czech Republic - 2010 IIHF World Championship

    Even so, Ovechkin put up some eye-popping numbers.

  9. Stamkos isn’t planning on playing in Europe for now

    Sep 22, 2012, 11:00 PM EDT

    Steven Stamkos

    To the surprise of no one, there were “many teams” interested in signing him.

  10. Gauging the validity of Ovechkin’s pay cut threat

    Sep 21, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Jeremy Roenick doesn’t buy it, for one.

  11. Euro roundup: Kindl, Polak among players going overseas

    Sep 21, 2012, 9:00 AM EDT

    Los Angeles Kings v St. Louis Blues

    Catching up on the many NHL exports.

  12. Some European veterans in tough position thanks to influx of locked out NHLers

    Sep 19, 2012, 8:22 PM EDT

    Karl Alzner #27 of the Washington Capitals skates against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on March 22, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Flyers defetaed the Capitals 2-1 in the shootout.
(March 21, 2012 - Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images North America)

    There’s only so many professional hockey jobs to go around.

  13. Loading up: Datsyuk, Bryzgalov set to join CSKA Moscow

    Sep 19, 2012, 11:24 AM EDT

    Pavel Datsyuk

    Does the KHL have a center ice package?

  14. Ovechkin signs with Dynamo Moscow of KHL

    Sep 19, 2012, 10:45 AM EDT

    Ovechkin

    And not for free either.

  15. Neuvirth becomes first Caps player to ink in Europe

    Sep 18, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT

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    Washington Capitals v New York Islanders

    Meanwhile, Braden “weakest competition” Holtby is off to AHL Hershey.

  16. A lockout will hurt some players more than others

    Sep 17, 2012, 2:40 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin will be just fine, thanks.

  17. NHL slams players’ “hardline position”

    Sep 15, 2012, 5:53 PM EDT

    2012 Tim Hortons NHL All-Star Game

    Bill Daly: players need to “take responsibility” for “damage they are causing.”

  18. NHLPA: NHL said formal meeting would serve “no purpose”

    Sep 15, 2012, 5:35 PM EDT

    Steve Fehr

    Steve Fehr said private meetings continue.

  19. Laich to owners: Honor the contracts you signed

    Sep 15, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT

    Brooks Laich

    He’s prepared to miss the 2012-13 campaign in the process of fighting for a new CBA.

  20. NHLPA wants a Canada-Russia series — but will it happen?

    Sep 14, 2012, 6:06 PM EDT

    ovechkincrosbyhandshake

    There are considerable obstacles to overcome.

  21. In a win-or-lose game, how can there be compromise?

    Sep 14, 2012, 1:43 PM EDT

    Fehr-Bettman-Getty

    Either salaries will go down next season or they won’t.

  22. Caps ink Carlson: six years, $23.8 million

    Sep 14, 2012, 11:38 AM EDT

    John Carlson

    Everybody sign before it’s too late!

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