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Digest: Capitals acquire All-Star defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk from Blues

Digest: Capitals acquire All-Star defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk from Blues

The Washington Capitals made a major move Monday night, acquiring All-Star defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk and goaltender Pheonix Copley from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for forwards Zach Sanford and Brad Malone, the Capitals' 2017 first-round draft pick and a conditional draft pick, the team announced. Shattenkirk is expected to be in the Capitals' lineup against the New York Rangers on Tuesday night.

The move reinforces that Washington is in win-now mode, paying what could be considered a hefty price to reinforce its defensive corps. Shattenkirk will be the third right shot on the team to go along with...

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