Capitals Reduce Training Camp Roster To 49


The Washington Capitals announced Tuesday afternoon the re-assignment of five of their prospects from training camp to their junior teams. Garin Bjorklund, Haakon Hanelt, Martin Has, Bear Hughes and Dru Krebs have been re-assigned to their respective teams.

Garin Bjorklund and Dru Krebs will return to Medicine Hat in the WHL, Haakon Hanelt will return to Gatineau Olympique of the QMJHL, Martin Has will return to the Kitchener Rangers in the OHL and Bear Hughes will return to the Fargo Force in the USHL.

The transactions reduce the Capitals training camp roster to 49 players: 28 forwards, 16 defensemen and five goaltenders.
Updated roster:

By Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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2 Responses to Capitals Reduce Training Camp Roster To 49

  1. GR in 430 says:

    Interesting that Has got a pre-season game. Hope that shows that they expect him to be a real player one day…

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