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Sortable NHL news & transactions updated daily, including signings, releases, trades, & more.

Penguins – The Athletic

Mar 6 2020Damien Riat

Damien Riat, LW

Signed a 2 year $1.85 million contract with Washington (WAS)

Feb 23 2020Ilya Kovalchuk

Ilya Kovalchuk, LW

Traded to Washington (WAS) from Montreal (MTL) for 2020 3rd round pick

Feb 18 2020Brenden Dillon

Brenden Dillon, D

Traded to Washington (WAS) from San Jose (SJS) for 2020 2nd round pick [COL pick] and 2021 3rd round pick [If WAS wins the stanley cup, 2021 3rd becomes 2020 3rd (ARZ)]

Jan 15 2020Alex Ovechkin

Alex Ovechkin, LW

Suspended 1 game for skipping the All-Star Game, forfeiting $51,282 in 2019-20 salary with Washington (WAS)

Jan 14 2020Nicklas Backstrom

Nicklas Backstrom, C

Signed a 5 year $46 million contract extension with Washington (WAS)

Nov 20 2019Garnet Hathaway

Garnet Hathaway, RW

Suspended 3 games for spitting on Erik Gudbranson (ANA), forfeiting $24,193 of 2019-20 salary with Washington (WAS)

Sep 15 2019Evgeny Kuznetsov

Evgeny Kuznetsov, C

Suspended 3 games for conduct detrimental to the league, forfeiting $125,805 in 2019-20 salary with Washington (WAS)

Aug 17 2019Chase Priskie

Chase Priskie, D

Signed a 2 year $3.55 million contract with Washington (WAS)

Jul 24 2019Christian Djoos

Christian Djoos, D

Signed a 1 year $1.25 million contract with Washington (WAS)

Jul 16 2019Jakub Vrana

Jakub Vrana, LW

Signed a 2 year $6.7 million contract with Washington (WAS)

Jul 13 2019Colby Williams

Colby Williams, D

Signed a 1 year $700,000 contract with Washington (WAS)