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Sean Collins | Defenseman

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (30) / 10/30/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 212
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The Capitals recalled Sean Collins from Hershey of the AHL.
Collins appeared in a pair of early-season games with the Caps this season. The defenseman was 2-8-10 in 65 games with Hershey. Tue, May 1, 2012 02:18:00 PM

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With John Erskine returning to the lineup tonight against Anaheim, the Capitals sent Sean Collins back to Hershey of the AHL.

Collins, who turned 28 on Sunday, was called up one week ago today and was pointless in two games.
Tue, Nov 1, 2011 03:13:00 PM

Sean Collins has been recalled by the Washington Capitals.

He will travel with the team on their two-game road trip to Western Canada this week, but it's unclear if he will play.
Tue, Oct 25, 2011 08:44:00 AM

Sean Collins may make his NHL playoff debut on Wednesday night in Tampa Bay.

He skated briefly during the morning skate and could play in the place of injured defenseman Mike Green, who was hurt on Tuesday night's Game 3 loss. Collins appeared in four regular season matches for the Capitals at the end of the year.
Wed, May 4, 2011 01:36:00 PM

Sean Collins scored his first goal of the season in Wednesday's 5-2 win against Florida.

He has appeared in three games for the Capitals since being recalled on April 2. Collins had a goal and an assist over 15 games in 2008-09 in his last stint at the NHL level.
Thu, Apr 7, 2011 11:19:00 AM

Sean Collins has cleared waivers and will probably be sent to the AHL.

Collins fell short of winning a roster spot as the Capitals' seventh defenseman. He'll probably end up getting a bit of playing time in the NHL this season as a fill-in for an injured blueliner.
Sat, Sep 26, 2009 01:18:00 PM

The Washington Capitals have returned Sean Collins to Hershey of the AHL.

Collins was recalled a week ago because of all the injuries to the Washington blueline. Tom Poti and Mike Green returned this week and Collins, who played in his first three games in the NHL, was sent back to the minors.
Sat, Dec 13, 2008 12:38:00 PM

Sean Collins might play in Friday's game against Ottawa.

Blueliners Mike Green and Tom Poti both claim to be feeling good and hope to play on Friday. However, if either one of them can't play, Collins will probably fill in. Collins has no points and four penalty minutes in three games this season.
Fri, Dec 12, 2008 12:11:00 PM

Sean Collins was called up from the Hershey Bears for yesterday's tilt with Toronto.

Collins actually replaced a replacement - Tyler Sloan - who is out with a bruised foot. Collins is the 11th Washington blueliner this season.
Sun, Dec 7, 2008 09:39:00 AM

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