Category Archives: Propsects

Veteran and Waiver Status Will Play Role in 2017-2018 for Bears

HERSHEY, PA – Two seasons ago, the Hershey Bears had to scratch certain players due to veteran status. While the issue did not pose a problem last season for the Bears, it seems it will be one Troy Mann may … Continue reading

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Our ‘Dark Horse’ Pick to Make the Capitals’ Opening Night Roster: Connor Hobbs

We are batting a thousand with these “dark horse” picks (uh, yep, 1 for 1). Last summer we made Zach Sanford our dark horse pick to make the Capitals opening night roster, and he did. This year’s NoVa Caps “dark … Continue reading

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Thanks for the Memories, Stan Galiev

It has been reported that Stanislav Galiev, Washington’s 3rd round pick (#86 overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft is leaving for the KHL with the hopes of playing for Team Russia in the upcoming Olympics.

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Trade Grubauer? Not So Fast…

The popular rumor these days is that the Capitals need to work a trade that includes Philipp Grubauer for a top-four defenseman. Development camp hasn’t even started yet and the Expansion Draft was just last week. Why panic?

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Christian Djoos Must Make the Most of the Golden Opportunity in Front of Him

With the departure of young defenseman Nate Schmidt in the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft, the Capitals re-signed fellow young left-hander Christian Djoos to a two-year, $1.3 million contract, and after finishing last season as one of the highest-scoring blueliners in the American … Continue reading

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Capitals Re-sign Christian Djoos

The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Christian Djoos to a two-year, $1.3 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Djoos’ contract is two-way during the 2017-18 season and one-way during the 2018-19 season, at $650,000 … Continue reading

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Nathan Walker Drops Ceremonial Puck in Sydney, Australia

Photo: Peter Podlaha Washington Capitals’ prospect Nathan Walker dropped the ceremonial puck before Friday night’s AIHL game between the Sydney Ice Dogs and the Newcastle Northstars at the Macquarie Ice Rink in Sydney, Australia. 

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Riley Barber Ready for A Shot With the Capitals

Photo: Nick Wass/Associated Press When the Capitals drafted him in the sixth-round (167th overall) in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, it’s likely right wing Riley Barber didn’t turn many heads. As much of the media coverage and fanfare surrounding the … Continue reading

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Analysis Of All 30 Washington Capitals Prospects

Throughout their history, the Washington Capitals have been a team able to identify talent in the NHL Entry Draft and the current pool of prospects shows that. In this article, NoVa Caps’ Luke Adomanis looks at the Caps’ 30 best … Continue reading

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Aussie Aussie Aussie, oi oi oi – Caps Re-sign Walker!

HERSHEY, PA — That roar you may have heard was Bears Nation voicing their approval, as the Washington Capitals announced they have re-signed Nathan Walker, their 3rd round draft pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.

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