Vitek Vanecek RUMORS & NEWS

  • Capitals re-acquire Vitek Vanecek from Kraken

    TSN "The Washington Capitals have acquired goaltender Vitek Vanecek from the Seattle Kraken in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2023 NHL Draft, the team announced on Wednesday. The Kraken originally selected Vanecek in the NHL Expansion Draft on July 21. " July 28

  • Seattle Kraken select Capitals goaltender Vitek Vanecek in Expansion Draft

    Russian Machine Never Breaks "The Seattle Kraken submitted their Expansion Draft list at 10 AM and all the names are slowly leaking out. NHL insider Frank Seravalli is reporting that the Capitals will lose goaltender Vitek Vanecek to the Kraken. Vanecek will join Chris Driedger (Florida UFA) and Joey..." July 21

  • Ilya Samsonov Or Vitek Vanecek? Assessing the Capitals’ Situation In Net

    Washington Hockey Now "The Washington Capitals’ crease was a sure thing to start 2020-21, but injuries and adversity led to question marks. In the end, Ilya Samsonov and Vitek Vanecek emerged as the unexpected tandem. The two young netminders — and a cameo by Craig..." June 24

  • Vitek Vanecek exits Game 1 early with lower-body injury

    The Score "Washington Capitals netminder Vitek Vanecek won't return to Game 1 against the Boston Bruins after suffering a lower-body injury in the first period, the team announced. Veteran puck-stopper Craig Anderson took over in net for the..." May 16