Author Archives: 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.

Oskar Magnusson: 2022 Annual Review And Forecast

We continue our Washington Capitals annual prospect review and forecast series with Oskar Magnusson, forward for AIK in the HockeyAllsvenskan league. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page in the top … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Signs One-Game Contract To Play In Soccer Friendly For FC Dynamo Moscow On Saturday

Screen cap: FC Dynamo Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin just wrapped up his two-week vacation at the Maxx Royal Kemer Resort in Southern Turkey on Thursday. Now back in Moscow, Ovechkin’s first order of business will be to play for FC … Continue reading

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Dru Krebs: 2022 Annual Review And Forecast

Photo: Medicine Hat Tigers Next up in our annual prospect review and forecast series is Dru Krebs, defenseman for the Medicine Hat Tigers in the Western Hockey League (WHL). (You can access all of the Capitals prospect reports and player analysis … Continue reading

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Capitals Organizational Depth Chart For Each Position Heading Into 2022 NHL Entry Draft

It’s said every year just before the NHL draft, but the plan often times quickly veers off the tracks. Washington Capitals management meets with the media prior to each draft and is always asked about their strategy and focus for … Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Dates For Prospect Development Camp

The Washington Capitals announced Thursday afternoon information regarding their annual prospect development camp, typically held the week after the NHL Entry Draft. The announcement included information on their “open house” on Friday, July 15 at Capital One Arena.

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Haakon Hanelt: 2022 Annual Review And Forecast

Photo: Gatineau Olympiques We continue our Washington Capitals annual prospect review and forecast series with Haakon Hanelt, forward for the Gatineau Olympiques in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) . (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports … Continue reading

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Aliaksei Protas Reflects On First Season In NHL: “I Took Everything In A Positive Way. I Know What To Work On”

Photo: NHL via Getty Images Washington Capitals prospect Aliaksei Protas had the busiest season of any player in the Capitals organization during the 2020-21 season. While most players were isolating during the pandemic and then scrambling to find a few meaningful … Continue reading

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Kody Clark: 2022 Annual Review And Forecast

Next up in our annual prospect review and forecast series is Kody Clark, forward for the Hershey Bears. (You can access all of the Capitals prospect reports and player analysis on the “Prospects” page in the top menu or right here.)

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Capitals Prospect Oskar Magnusson Makes Team Sweden’s Preliminary Roster For World Junior Championship

Team Sweden announced their preliminary roster for the upcoming 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship. The original tournament was canceled back in December due to an outbreak of covid among a number of the teams. The tournament will now be played, in … Continue reading

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Benton Maass: 2022 Annual Review And Forecast

Photo: Minnesota State We continue our Washington Capitals annual prospect review and forecast series with Benton Maass, defenseman for the Minnesota State Mavericks. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right … Continue reading

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