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After a dry spell, Caps' Daniel Winnik rediscovers his scoring touch

Although Daniel Winnik's job description is that of a checking line winger and penalty kill specialist, the veteran has the ability to get hot offensively, too. Case
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2 days ago

Washington Capitals left wing Daniel Winnik's game-tying goal

Capitals left wing Daniel Winnik scored late in the third period to tie the Red Wings at two goals apiece.
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5 days ago

Daniel Winnik reflects on a gritty win and short-handed goal

Daniel Winnik reflects on a gritty Caps win and his own short-handed goal against the Ducks
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12 days ago

Daniel Winnik scores the fourth goal of the night for the Capitals

Daniel Winnik makes it 4-1 for the Caps over Anaheim
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12 days ago

Capitals’ Daniel Winnik Loses Piece Of Ear During Game Vs. Panthers

Forward Daniel Winnik didn’t come out of the Washington Capitals’ game Thursday in one piece. During the Caps’ visit to the Florida Panthers, Winnik found himself on the ice while trying to block a Reilly Smith shot late in the third period. The puck ended up hitting Winnik on the side of the head, and it didn’t look good. Winnik eventually returned after going to the locker...
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October 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Capitals forward Daniel Winnik loses part of ear while blocking shot

Hockey is known for it’s toughness, which can lead to players sacrificing themselves unnecessarily. The idea of being a team is stamped into players’ minds and because of that, they are willing to do anything for their teammates. In the case of Washington Capitals’ forward Daniel Winnik, he was more than willing to lay down and try to block a 100-mile-per-hour slap shot...
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October 21, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Capitals player loses part of ear blocking shot

Washington Capitals forward Daniel Winnik took one for the team on Thursday night. Winnik went down to block a slap shot and got hit right in the ear with the puck: Barry Trotz confirmed what we were all thinking. Barry Trotz said Daniel Winnik lost a little piece of his ear when the puck hit him in the head. Seriously. — Isabelle Khurshudyan (@ikhurshudyan) October 21...
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October 20, 2016  |  Discuss

All About Daniel Winnik

A pending free agent at the end of the season who was playing a productive role on a floundering team, Daniel Winnik had become one of the more sought after players as the trade deadline approached, and the Penguins were the team to pull the trigger.  The Pens needed to get a little bigger while adding depth to their group of forwards, they killed those two birds with the addition...
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Penguins Acquire Forward Daniel Winnik From Leafs Via Trade

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired gritty forward Daniel Winnik from the Toronto Maple Leafs for forward Zach Sill and a pair of draft picks. The 29-year-old Winnik had seven goals and 18 assists in 58 games with the Maple Leafs this season. He led Toronto with a plus-15 and 50 blocked shots. Winnik gives Pittsburgh experienced depth at forward as the team tries...
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February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Daniel Winnik To 1-Year Contract

TORONTO — Center Daniel Winnik has signed a $1.3 million, one-year contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs after spending last season with the Anaheim Ducks. Winnik, joining his fifth NHL team, had a career-high 30 points (six goals, 24 assists) and 23 penalty minutes in 76 games last season. He had one assist and two penalty minutes in nine playoff games. The 29-year-old Toronto...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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