Tagged: ‘Washington Capitals’

Washington Capitals Top 4 Prospects 2017
July 13th, 2017 at 10:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** After dominating the NHL and projecting to be the Stanley Cup favorites over the last three seasons, the Washington Capitals are now in a tight spot. Heading into this season, the Capitals are in a cap crunch; though they re-signed their key free agents, they lost a number of veterans...

Wayne Simpson signed by Capitals to two-way contract
July 11th, 2017 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Washington Capitals signed right winger Wayne Simpson Tuesday to a one-year, two-way contract, the team announced. Simpson, 27, has spent the last three years in the American Hockey League and has never played in the NHL. The deal is ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches...

Capitals’ Goalie Prospects Sing Mitch Korn’s Praises
July 6th, 2017 at 5:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** On just the second day of the Washington Capitals 2017 development camp, goalie coach Mitch Korn pulled a ramp out onto the ice and planted it in front of the net. Used to mimic the game-like scenario of deflections, Korn had two players stand and shoot pucks up the ramp...

Capitals, Philipp Grubauer agree to one-year contract
July 6th, 2017 at 1:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Washington Capitals re-signed goaltender Philipp Grubauer to a one-year, $1.5 million contract, the team announced Thursday. Grubauer was the Capitals' last remaining restricted free agent and is the backup to starter Braden Holtby. The 25-year-old appeared in a career-high 24 games last year and had a .926 save percentage....

Capitals Prospect Shane Gersich Taking NCAA Route
July 5th, 2017 at 5:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** If you ask Washington Capitals prospect and University of North Dakota forward Shane Gersich what he'd be doing if he wasn't playing hockey, he'd be a bit at a loss for words. "I never really thought about that," Gersich said. "Plan A was [to] always make the NHL." Shane Gersich looks...