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Happy Friday everybody! Just seven days left until the NHL Draft! Here are today’s links and news about the Washington Capitals and from around the NHL!

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“Here’s the full exhibition schedule with game times, all in EST: Sunday, Sept. 21: Buffalo, 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 22: at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. (Split-squad game for the Flyers, who are also facing Toronto at Ontario’s Budweiser Gardens that night.) Wednesday, Sept. 24: at Boston, 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26: Boston, 7 p.m.”

Around the NHL

  • In case you need a reminder, the 2014 NHL Draft order of picks. (NHL.com)
  • The Carolina Hurricanes have announced the hiring of Detroit Red Wings assistant coach Bill Peters as their new head coach. (NHL.com, Cardiac Cane)
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins might be on the verge of filling their currently vacant head coach position. (NHL.com)
  • NHL teams should be wary of signing free agent defenseman Matt Niskanen (SBNation)
  • NHL has clarified the rules about NHL teams interviewing free agents and contact parameters. (CBS Sports)
  • Ten NHL players who are most likely to be traded during this off-season (Bleacher Report)

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