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 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 Civil 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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1 Response 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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