Capitals debut ‘noticeably more aggressive’ penalty kill under new assistant coach Scott Allen

Capitals debut 'noticeably more aggressive' penalty kill under new assistant coach Scott Allen

In July, the Washington Capitals promoted Scott Allen from head coach of the Hershey Bears to the NHL bench as one of Peter Laviolette’s assistants. One of Allen’s major responsibilities as an assistant is the handling of the team’s penalty kill. With some of the offseason additions the Capitals made in forward Connor Brown, Allen … Read more

Allen signs a two-year, $7.7 million contract with the Canadiens

Allen signs a two-year, $7.7 million contract with the Canadiens

Jake Allen signed a two-year, $7.7 million contract with the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday. It has an average annual value of $3.85 million and runs through the 2024-25 season. “Nothing changes for me with this contract for things like that from a hockey perspective,” Allen said. “We’re going to have some young players back there … Read more