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Season Preview: @kjcmalakai The Washington Capitals

Washington Capitals Season PreviewBy: Ken Clawson (twitter @kjcmalakai)Ken is my old high school friend, college roommate and friend of the site. He lives in the DC area and begrudgingly has assimilated some Capitals knowledge and has been kind enough to share some thoughts for the upcoming season. Give him a follow on twitter from the handle above.Losses: Dustin Penner, Mikhail...
Via PensInitiative
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Boudreau thinks Heatley’s a better fit with Perry/Getzlaf than Penner

The Anaheim Ducks took a chance last season on the idea that Dustin Penner could play on their top line after averaging just 12:41 minutes per game in 2013 with Los Angeles. Penner had 13 goals and 32 points in 49 games until Anaheim decided to trade him to the Washington Capitals, where he played a much smaller role and consequently saw his production plummet. With that experiment...
Via Pro Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Encouraging Signs from Capitals Pre-Deadline Day

Dustin Penner sent the Kings to the 2012 Final with this goal. (TheScore) Tuesday was an eventful day for the Washington Capitals, with General Manager George McPhee making two trades.  In the afternoon, he acquired left wing Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for a fourth round draft pick.  Then, later in the evening, he was able to get rid of the Martin Erat disaster...
Via Rock the Red
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

All Dustin Penner

from Sophie Julia of NoFilter, If you could trade lives with any dude in the league for one day, who would it be and why? Crosby or Ovechkin. They have leverage that a lot of players don't get in their careers, like Mario Lemieux and Wayne Gretzky. I just want to see what it's like to have that type of power. What's the craziest thing a fan has ever said...
Via Kukla's Korner
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

A Huge Year ahead for the New York Rangers

  In additional news, the huge Dustin Penner would be a good fit for the Rangers. That would be a huge acquisition for the Rangers. Huge.
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

HAVE YOU SEEN THESE MEN?

Dustin Penner. Age 31, Height 6’4, Weight 247lbs Last seen: Washington DC Pertinent information: Penner has not been heard of this off season after leaving the Washington Capitals. Has a somewhat checkered history with contract negotiations, but can be lured practically anywhere (Edmonton, for example) with a little bit of cash. Enjoys pancakes. Devin Charlie Kenichi Setoguchi...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Penguins Should Look At Getting Dustin Penner

  Dustin Penner needs a new home, and the Pittsburgh Penguins need size on their roster amongst many other things (secondary scoring, winger for Crosby, depth,etc).  Penner spent the majority of last season with the Anaheim Ducks where he excelled with line mates Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry with 32 points in 49 games (13 goals, 19 assists), before being traded to the Washington...
Via KC Sports Ninja
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals part ways with George McPhee, fire Adam Oates

The Washington Capitals announced Saturday morning that coach Adam Oates and general manager George McPhee will not be back next season.  The Capitals will not renew McPhee’s contract and have fired Oates after the team failed to make the playoffs for the first time since 2007. “George has been a terrific, longtime executive for our franchise, and I’m grateful for his...
Via Sports-Glory
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Encouraging Signs from Capitals Pre-Deadline Day

Dustin Penner sent the Kings to the 2012 Final with this goal. (TheScore) Tuesday was an eventful day for the Washington Capitals, with General Manager George McPhee making two trades.  In the afternoon, he acquired left wing Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for a fourth round draft pick.  Then, later in the evening, he was able to get rid of the Martin Erat disaster...
Via Rock the Red
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner Stranded With Groceries, Asks Fans To Give Him Ride Home (Photos)

Following his Tuesday trade from the Anaheim Ducks, Washington Capitals forward Dustin Penner is already making an impression with his new fans. Penner sent out a SOS message to his Twitter followers on Friday night, saying that he was stranded at the grocery store without a ride home. The 31-year-old begged his fans in the Twitterverse to give him a ride home in exchange for tickets...
Via NESN.com
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner uses Twitter to hitch ride home from fan

Photo Credit: SI.com/AP Dustin Penner was just dealt to the Washington Capitals at the NHL trade deadline on Wednesday. Moving from Anaheim to Washington D.C. is no easy task, let alone doing it in just a few days and between games. Penner took to twitter in asking for help getting back to his new place:   Want 2 tickets to my first @washcaps home game.Come pick me up at the grocery...
Via DC Sports-Kings
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner becomes latest athlete to bum a ride from fans

Dustin Penner has become the latest professional athlete to bum a ride from fans, scooping a lift from one Capitals follower.
Via Gamedayr
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner, Jaroslav Halak go to Washington

Dustin Penner's second tour of duty with the Anaheim Ducks was cut short when they traded him to Washington for a fourth-round pick in July's draft. Penner joins a Capitals team looking to make a hard playoff push, with newly acquired netminder Jaroslav Halak in tow and with Evgeny Kuznetsov on his way, the Caps look primed.By s.yume via Wikimedia CommonsSpeaking of Halak...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner asks President Obama if he can stay at White House

Dustin Penner was traded the night before the cap deadline, going from the Anaheim Ducks to the Washington Capitals. Penner didn’t have anywhere to stay on such short notice, so being the beauty that he is, he tweeted at President Barack Obama to see if he could stay there. .@BarackObama hey i know this is last minute & I hate asking on such short notice but can I crash for...
Via Diehardsport
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Capitals acquire Dustin Penner from Anaheim Ducks

   The Washington Capitals acquired veteran forward Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks on March 4, just a day before the NHL trade deadline. The Capitals are hoping Penner will be able to help the Eastern Conference team lock up a playoff spot this season. In return for the rugged winger, the Ducks received a fourth-round pick selection in the upcoming 2014 NHL Draft. Ironically...
Via Hockey Fan Land
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

The NHL trade deadline is producing some great Twitter reactions

Of all the major sports, NHL players are the best follows on Twitter.  They seem to collectively have a pretty good sense of humor and are more relatable than athletes from other major sports.  Any athlete that doesn't use their Twitter feed for an endless collection of Instagram links or RTs of birthday requests is a winner in my book.  But some of these NHL players trading...
Via Awful Announcing
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Encouraging Signs from Capitals Pre-Deadline Day

Dustin Penner sent the Kings to the 2012 Final with this goal. (TheScore) Tuesday was an eventful day for the Washington Capitals, with General Manager George McPhee making two trades.  In the afternoon, he acquired left wing Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for a fourth round draft pick.  Then, later in the evening, he was able to get rid of the Martin Erat...
Via Rock the Red
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner Hits Up Barack Obama For Place To Crash In D.C.

Dustin Penner is just a guy who needs a place to crash until he gets settled in his new home of Washington, D.C., and he isn’t afraid to aim high when it comes to some free lodging. The 31-year-old center was traded from the Anaheim Ducks to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday, so he wasted no time reaching out to a man he knows calls D.C. home — President Barack Obama. .@BarackObama...
Via NESN.com
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals trade for Dustin Penner

Staring down the impending NHL trade deadline, the Washington Capitals dealt a fourth round pick in the 2014 draft to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for forward Dustin Penner, a two-time Stanley Cup champion. The draft pick the Capitals traded to Anaheim had previously belonged to the Ducks and acquired by the Caps in a previous trade. Penner, 31, has 13 goals and 32 points this season...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner sends funny tweets after Ducks trade him to Caps

Dustin Penner’s return to the Anaheim Ducks was a brief one. The 31-year-old winger, who began his career with the then-Mighty Ducks in 2005-06 and played stints in Edmonton and Los Angeles before signing with Anaheim again last June, was traded to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday in exchange for a fourth-round pick. Penner, a University of Maine product, now goes from the team...
Via NESN.com
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ducks trade forward Dustin Penner to Capitals, goalie Viktor Fasth to Oilers

The Ducks made a pair of trades on Tuesday, dealing forward Dustin Penner to the Capitals and goalie Viktor Fasth to the Oilers. Penner, a 10-year NHL veteran, played 49 games for the Ducks and recorded 32 poitns (13 goals, 19 assists). He was dealt to Washington for Anaheim's fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Penner, who won the Stanley Cup with the Ducks (2007...
Via Fox Sports West
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

It Appears The Caps Are Buyers, Not Sellers, At The Trade Deadline

In advance of tomorrow’s trade deadline, the Caps have acquired lefty forward Dustin Penner from the Ducks for a fourth-rounder. Reaction from the Caps Twittersphere: Penner isn't a defenseman and that's what the Caps need… doesn't mean they shouldn't also try to get better elsewhere. Good trade. — JapersRink (@JapersRink) March 4, 2014 Via @sportingcharts...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner’s Buzzer Beater

Highlight-reel goals are one thing, but nothing brings a crowd to its feet like buzzer beaters, even the unfancy ones. Dustin Penner, who the Caps acquired on Tuesday from Anaheim for a fourth-round pick, did just that during a playoff game last year when he was with the L.A. Kings against the St. Louis Blues at the end of the second period.
Via Capitals Outsider
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

NHL Trade Deadline: Busy Tuesday

Here are the trades that have happened so far on Tuesday: Anaheim traded veteran forward Dustin Penner to the Washington Capitals for a fourth round pick. The Ducks received their own fourth round pick, which they traded to Washington in … Continue reading →The post NHL Trade Deadline: Busy Tuesday appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals acquire Penner from Ducks: report

The Washington Capitals acquired forward Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday, reports TSN's Bob McKenzie, adding a veteran with postseason experience to their push for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Ducks will, adds McKenzie, get back a fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft which they had previously traded to the Capitals. Penner has 13 goals and 32 points in 49...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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