Tag Archives: Garin Bjorklund

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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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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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.

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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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6 Wild Card Prospects In The Capitals System To Watch For This Season

Photo: Gatineau Olympiques Washington Capitals prospects are beginning to return to their teams for training camps and final preparations in advance of the 2021-22 season. Before they get to work we thought we would highlight a few of the middle-tier … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospects Hendrix Lapierre, Vincent Iorio And Garin Bjorklund Participate In Team Canada’s Summer Showcase

Photo: Candice Ward/Hockey Canada Images Hockey Canada held a National Junior Team summer development camp, which took place from July 29-Aug. 3 at the Seven Chiefs Sportsplex on the Tsuut’ina Nation near Calgary. Rather than sending players to the World … Continue reading

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Capitals Prospects Hendrix Lapierre, Garin Bjorklund Selected For Canada’s National Junior Team Summer Development Camp

Team Canada released their full roster of invitees for their National Junior Team summer development camp, which opens July 28 on the Tsuut’ina Nation. Capitals forward prospect Hendrix Lapierre and Capitals goaltender prospect Garin Bjorklund were invitees to the camp.

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Garin Bjorklund: 2021 Annual Review And Forecast

Photo: Erica Perreaux/Lethbridge Hurricanes We continue our annual prospect review and forecast series with Garin Bjorklund, goaltender for the Medicine Hat Tigers in the Western Hockey League (WHL). (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis … Continue reading

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5-Year Development Projections For Washington Capitals Prospects

In this post we’ll take a look at the development of the Washington Capitals prospect pool from a “big picture” perspective. The expanded perspective is helpful for assessing the Capitals long-term organizational structure. The prospect projections can then be utilized to … Continue reading

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Rankings For The Washington Capitals Top 25 Prospects – June 1, 2021

Hockey prospects, like the rest of the world, have had a difficult time finding work over the last 15 months. Several prospects have been sitting idle the entire time, several have wallowed away weeks in quarantine just to play in … Continue reading

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