Category Archives: Propsects

A Retrospective On The Last Decade of Draft Picks by the Washington Capitals

Photo: Washington Capitals The NHL Entry Draft is the most cost-efficient method for teams to acquire talent. The best teams are able to cultivate talent from each draft, re-stocking prospect pipelines — and even NHL-ready players. Teams that draft effectively … Continue reading

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On the Clock at 25: Who Could the Capitals Pick With This Selection at the 2019 NHL Draft?

Who will the Washington Capitals select with the 25th overall pick in the 2019 NHL Draft? Continue reading

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Capitals Announce Fan Activities During Development Camp

The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday that their annual development camp for prospects will take place from June 25-29 at MedStar Capitals Iceplex. The entirety of camp will be open to the public.

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Capitals’ Trade Bait and Acquisitions

Photo: Yahoo! Sports Late last week, TSN released a list of their top 25 “trade bait” players for this off-season (here). It is interesting to note that no players from the Washington Capitals appeared on this list but it is … Continue reading

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Draft Class Grades (Updated): Grading the Capitals’ Draft Picks in the Last 10 Years — Pre-2019 NHL Entry Draft Edition

Photo: Richard Wolowics/Getty Images North America Back in February, inspired by the “10-Year Challenge” that was popular on social media at the time, NoVa Caps assessed the draft picks of the Capitals for the last 10 years; i.e. from 2008 … Continue reading

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Top 20 Ranking Of Washington Capitals Prospects For 2019 (Pre-Draft and Development Camp)

The following represents NoVa Caps’ top 20 ranking of Washington Capitals prospects heading into this year’s draft and development camp at the end of June. We prepared this ranking annually to establish an analytical baseline for future follow-up analysis and … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review And Forecast – Alex Kannok-Leipert

Photo: Gerry Kahrmann We continue breaking-down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects with a review and forecast for defenseman, Alex Kannok-Leipert. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review And Forecast – Joe Snively

Photo: Tori Hartman We continue our prospect review and forecast series with a review and forecast for winger Joe Snively. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page on the top menu … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast: Alexander Alexeyev

We continue our prospect review and forecast series with a review and forecast for defenseman Alexander Alexeyev. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page on the top menu or right here.)

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review and Forecast: Parker Milner

Photo: Tori Hartman We continue our prospect review and forecast series with a review and forecast for goaltender Parker Milner. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page on the top menu … Continue reading

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