Jaroslav Halak News Archive
Halak made 31 saves and earned a 3-2 win over Phoenix in his Washington debut on Saturday night. "It was really weird, wearing that jersey, looking down, seeing the red color," said Halak after the game. "The first half of the game, I was really nervous. I wanted to obviously leave a good impression on fans on my teammates and everybody in the organization."
Halak will start Saturday's game against the Coyotes, CSN Washington's Rob Carlin reports.
Halak is expected to make his Capitals debut Saturday, Katie Carrera of the Washington Post reports.
The Capitals have acquired Halak and a third-round draft pick in 2015 from the Sabres in exchange for Michal Neuvirth and Rostislav Klesla, the team's official site reports.
Halak will not play Monday, Mike Harrington of the Buffalo News reports, and also speculates that he may be traded again soon.
Acquired in the Ryan Miller trade, Halak may not stay a Sabre for long and head to Minnesota instead, reports TSN's Bob McKenzie.
Halak, Chris Stewart, prospect William Carrier, and two draft picks (first-rounder in 2015 and and another conditional pick) were traded to the Sabres on Friday in exchange for Ryan Miller and Steve Ott, John Vogl of The Buffalo News reports.
Halak will start between the pipes for Friday's game against the Ducks, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Halak allowed one goal on 35 shots in Wednesday's loss to the Canucks.
Halak will make the first start out of the break for the Blues on Wednesday vs. the Canucks, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.