No Offers for Michael Latta, Ryan Stanton and Caleb Herbet


No qualifying offers were extended to Michael Latta, Ryan Stanton and Caleb Herbert. The players will become Unrestricted Free Agents on July 1. 

The news broke just before the 5:00 PM deadline that the Capitals would not be extending qualifying offers to Restricted Free Agents (RFA’s) Michael Latta, Caleb Herbert and Ryan Stanton.


The Capitals were required to make a minimum qualifying offer of $632,500 to Latta in order to maintain his rights. The Capitals are currently  $10,888,207 under the salary cap, as per General Fanager. Michael Latta took to Twitter Monday evening to thank Washington:


Roommate Tom Wilson also took to Twitter:

. (8) - butt-taps

The news likely means there will be no return to the Capitals for the three players. The Capitals did extend qualifying offers to Marcus Johansson, Tom Wilson and Dmitry Orlov.

Michael Latta was the last remaining piece to the Filip Forsburg trade:


Some of the reaction from Caps Nation:







About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
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2 Responses to No Offers for Michael Latta, Ryan Stanton and Caleb Herbet

  1. jonmsorensen says:

    Latta was not a real surprise. Stanton was a bit surprising to me.


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