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Ryan Stoa | Winger | #29

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (31) / 4/13/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 200
College: Minnesota
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 2 (34) / COL

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Ryan Stoa's agent, Neil Sheehy, has denied an earlier report that his client has agreed to play in the KHL next season.
"He's not signed," Sheehy said. "There's nothing to it." Stoa, who can become an unrestricted free agent in July, would like to re-sign with the Capitals, but negotiations are on hold for the NHL Draft. Thu, Jun 26, 2014 04:47:00 PM

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Ryan Stoa has signed a contract with Metallurg of the KHL, according to

He's an unrestricted free agent after spending the vast majority of the last two seasons with the AHL's Hershey Bears. He recorded 16 goals and 40 points in 67 games in the minors in 2013-14. Stoa also skated in three matches with the Capitals.
Thu, Jun 26, 2014 11:49:00 AM

The Washington Capitals have promoted Ryan Stoa.

Stoa has 33 points and 45 penalty minutes in 51 AHL games this season. He has little to no fantasy value at the NHL level.
Wed, Mar 5, 2014 03:29:00 PM

Ryan Stoa has been sent down to the AHL.

Stoa didn't end up playing for the Capitals during his brief NHL stint. He has 24 points and 39 penalty minutes in 36 AHL games this season.
Fri, Jan 31, 2014 02:02:00 PM

Ryan Stoa has been summoned by the Washington Capitals.

Stoa has 24 points and 39 penalty minutes in 36 AHL contests in 2013-14. He might make his NHL season debut on Tuesday.
Tue, Jan 28, 2014 10:51:00 AM

Ryan Stoa has inked a one-year extension with the Washington Capitals.

Stoa will make $550,000 if he plays at the NHL level in 2013-14. He has 19 points and 43 penalty minutes in 43 AHL games this season.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 03:47:00 PM

Ryan Stoa has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal with the Washington Capitals.

This is an organization depth signing. Stoa is a long shot to make the team out of training camp, but he might serve as an injury replacement before the season is done.
Sat, Jul 7, 2012 12:48:00 PM

Ryan Stoa has been cut from Colorado's training camp roster.

Stoa had two goals and four points in 25 contests last season. He is expected to start the 2011-12 campaign with the AHL Lake Erie Monsters.
Source: Denver Post
Mon, Sep 26, 2011 03:22:00 PM

Ryan Stoa will join the AHL Lake Erie Monsters for their first round series against the Manitoba Moose.

Ryan Stoa had two goals and four points in 25 games with the Colorado Avalanche. Colorado sent down several players after their season ended with a 4-3 overtime win against Edmonton.
Source: Denver Post
Mon, Apr 11, 2011 10:05:00 AM

Ryan Stoa (appendectomy) returned to action on Thursday March 17.

Stoa had the emergency appendectomy on March 5 and it was thought that he would be out at least three weeks but Stoa missed only 12 days before returning to the lineup. He was minus-one in 14:32 minutes of action. Stoa is a bottom-six forward with no fantasy value at this time.
Fri, Mar 18, 2011 02:01:00 AM

Ryan Stoa (appendectomy) has begun to skate.

Stoa is still probably at least a week away from returning, but it's nice to see that he's progressing. He has two goals in 12 games this season.
Source: Denver Post
Wed, Mar 16, 2011 10:05:00 AM

The Colorado Avalanche’s Ryan Stoa will be out of the lineup with an emergency appendectomy.

Stoa will be out at least three weeks with an emergency appendectomy, performed on Saturday. He has no fantasy usefulness for the rest of the season.
Source: Denver Post
Sat, Mar 5, 2011 12:57:00 PM

Ryan Stoa played only 8:51 minutes on Saturday after starting the game on the top line.

The Avs are auditioning their young talent as a playoff spot is no longer in the cards. Stoa likely received a failing grade on Saturday.
Source: Denver Post
Sun, Feb 27, 2011 08:23:00 AM

Ryan Stoa has been recalled by the Avalanche.

Colorado winger Brandon Yip didn't skate at practice on Thursday, so Stoa might be coming up to serve as an injury replacement. In six games with the Thrashers this season, Stoa has recorded two goals on 18 shots.
Source: Denver Post
Fri, Feb 18, 2011 01:35:00 PM

The Colorado Avalanche have sent Ryan Stoa to the Lake Erie Monsters of the AHL.

Is this the first signal that Peter Forsberg is returning to the Avalanche or is Ryan O'Reilly ready to return to action? Or is it both or neither? Stay tuned. Stoa had no fantasy value in the NHL.
Source: Denver Post
Sun, Feb 6, 2011 07:39:00 AM

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