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Sports Golden Knights acquire Chandler Stephenson from Capitals

15:16  03 december  2019
15:16  03 december  2019 Source:   thescore.com

Watch: Hathaway handed match penalty for spitting on Gudbranson in scrum

  Watch: Hathaway handed match penalty for spitting on Gudbranson in scrum Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway was given a match penalty Monday night for spitting on Anaheim Ducks defenseman Erik Gudbranson after a gigantic scrum broke out late in the second period. Garnet Hathaway gets a match penalty for spitting in Erik Gudbranson’s face pic.twitter.com/KfjjkBMtVC — Pete Blackburn (@PeteBlackburn) November 19, 2019 The incident occurred at the tail end of a skirmish stemming from a hit by Capitals forward Brendan Leipsic. He flattened his opponent behind the net and multiple fights broke out as Chandler Stephenson buried the loose puck to extend Washington's lead to 3-0.

Washington Capitals center Chandler Stephenson skates during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Nov. Stephenson was drafted by Washington in the third round in 2012 while Knights president of hockey operations George McPhee was the general

The Vegas Golden Knights have acquired Chandler Stephenson from the Washington Capitals for a 2021 fifth round pick. Stephenson has three goals and four points in 24 games this season. In 168 games for the Capitals since 2015-16 he had 14 goals and 33 points.

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The Vegas Golden Knights acquired forward Chandler Stephenson from the Washington Capitals in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick in 2021, the team announced Monday.

Vegas assigned forward Nicolas Roy to the AHL's Chicago Wolves in a corresponding move.

Stephenson, 25, has contributed three goals and four points through 24 games in a depth role with the Capitals this season.

The 6-foot center helped Washington capture its first Stanley Cup in 2018, collecting two goals and seven points over 24 playoff contests.

Stephenson signed a one-year, $1.05-million deal with the Capitals in July and is scheduled to become a restricted free agent this summer.

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