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Joaquim Lemay Named Defensive Player Of The Week In USHL

Washington Capitals defensive prospect Joaquim Lemay is off to hot offensive start in his first season with the Lincoln Stars of the USHL. He was named the defensive player of the week on October 13.

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Dru Krebs: “It Was A Dream Come True”

On the second day of the 2021 NHL Entry Draft, the Washington Capitals selected defenseman Dru Krebs in the fifth round (#176th pick overall). Krebs, who was born in Okotoks, Alberta, played the last two seasons with the Medicine Hat … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospect Bear Hughes Records Two Goals, Assist In Spokane Chiefs 5-1 Win Over The Tri-City Americans

Washington Capitals center prospect Bear Hughes recorded two goals for the Spokane Chiefs (WHL) in Saturday night’s 5-1 win over the Tri-City Americans. The goals were the second and third in four games played so far this season for Hughes. … Continue reading

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Buffalo Sabres Claim Axel Jonsson-Fjallby Off Of Waivers

The Buffalo Sabres announced on Monday that they have claimed Washington Capitals’ forward Axel Jonsson-Fjallby off waivers. Jonsson-Fjallby was placed on waivers by the Capitals on Sunday, with the intention of reassigning to Hershey.

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Prospect Notes: Capitals at Flyers – Aliaksei Protas, Brett Leason Stand Out In Third Preseason

The Washington Capitals continued their 2021 pre-season schedule on Saturday night with a day trip to Philadelphia to face the Flyers. The game was the first of three-straight preseason road games for the Caps. They will finish their exhibition schedule … Continue reading

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Why Connor McMichael Currently Has The Edge Over Hendrix Lapierre For The Final Center Position

The Capitals have just four more preseason games to make several key decisions regarding their opening night roster. One of the biggest questions remaining is how will the team replace Nicklas Backstrom in the lineup.

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Garin Bjorklund On Facing Alex Ovechkin’s Patented One-Timer: “His Shot Is Definitely Harder Than It Is On TV”

Prior to departing for training camp last week, Washington Capitals goaltending prospect Garin Bjorklund said he was looking forward to seeing Alex Ovechkin’s shot first hand.

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“I Have to Get Bigger, Stronger, and Faster”: Capitals Fifth-Round Pick Bear Hughes

Screen cap: @Capitals With the 2021-22 NHL season beginning to commence, the first wave of activity for the Washington Capitals has begun in the form of their Rookie Camp. For the past few days, draft picks and prospects of the … Continue reading

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Garin Bjorklund Is Looking Forward To Seeing Alex Ovechkin’s Shot: “It’ll Be Eye-Opening For sure”

Photo: Erica Perreaux/Lethbridge Hurricanes Like many of the Washington Capitals prospects convening in Northern Virginia this week, goaltender Garin Bjorklund will be participating in his first formal camp with the team. Due to COVID, the Capitals will be holding their … Continue reading

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Capitals Release Roster And Schedule For 2021 Prospect Development Camp

The 2021-22 season is finally kicking into gear. The Washington Capitals begin their formal preparations for the upcoming season with a development camp for many of teams prospects. The camp will begin this Saturday at MedStar Capitals Iceplex and run through … Continue reading

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