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Dealing a young player for an older one as Capitals did is never easy

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Fans love prospects. They're young and full of promise, and you don't watch them play every day, so the flaws are masked. Their ceiling is unlimited, they always will be ready to contribute "soon" and they're cheap, so your favorite team can employ its money elsewhere. The Capitals decided this week they needed another top-six forward, and they used top prospect Filip Forsberg as the chip in a...

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