Tag Archives: Prospects

Could 2020-21 Be Lars Eller’s Last Season With The Capitals?

As a result of the loss of revenue due to COVID-19, the NHL salary cap will remain flat at $81.5 million for the next three seasons, which is obviously a bad break for teams such as the Washington Capitals who … Continue reading

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Coyotes Renounce Rights To 2020 Fourth-Round Pick Mitchell Miller

Photo: The Arizona Republic The Arizona Coyotes announced on Thursday afternoon that they have renounced the rights of their fourth-round pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, forward Mitchell Miller, after it leaked that he bullied a black, mentally disabled teen … Continue reading

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Capitals Draft Oskar Magnusson 211th Overall

Photo: Sydsvenskan The Washington Capitals picked forward Oskar Magnusson 211th overall in the 2020 NHL Draft on Wednesday afternoon. The 18-year-old native of Trelleborg, Sweden spent last season with the J20 SuperElit’s Malmö Redhawks.

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Capitals Pick Garin Bjorklund 179th Overall At NHL Draft

Photo: Medicine Hat News The Washington Capitals selected goaltender Garin Bjorklund with the 179th overall pick, their final one, at the 2020 NHL Draft, which was held virtually, on Wednesday. The 18-year-old spent last season with the WHL’s Medicine Sound … Continue reading

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Capitals Pick Center Bear Hughes 148th Overall At 2020 NHL Draft

Photo: Rink Royalty The Washington Capitals selected center Bear Hughes 148th overall in the 2020 NHL Draft on Wednesday afternoon. The 19-year-old spent last season with the WHL’s Spokane Chiefs.

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Capitals Select Bogdan Trineyev With 117th Overall Pick At 2020 NHL Draft

Photo: The Hockey Writers The Washington Capitals selected forward Bogdan Trineyev, a native of Voronezh, Russia, with the 117th overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, which was held virtually, on Wednesday afternoon. Trineyev, 18, played with the MHL’s Dynamo … Continue reading

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Capitals Select Center Hendrix Lapierre With 22nd Overall Pick In 2020 NHL Draft

Photo: QMJHL The Washington Capitals selected center Hendrix Lapierre, a native of Gatineau, Quebec, with the 22nd overall pick in the 2020 NHL Draft, which was held virtually. Lapierre, 18, played with the QJMHL’s Chicoutimi Saguenéens last season.

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Capitals Re-sign Lucas Johansen To One-Year, Two-Way Deal

The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Lucas Johansen to a one-year, two-way contract ($700,000/$95,000), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. He could have become a restricted free agent on October 9.

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Capitals Prospect Alexander Alexeyev Wants To “Prove I Can Play In The NHL” During Training Camp

Washington Capitals defensive prospect Alexander Alexeyev, the 31st overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, said on Wednesday that it was “pretty awesome, exciting” to get invited to camp and added that wants to compete for a roster spot and … Continue reading

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Connor McMichael “Ready To Go” If Called Upon By Capitals

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals center prospect Connor McMichael told the media on a Zoom call on Wednesday that he got in touch with his trainers, who opened their facility so he could train for a month before he came to … Continue reading

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