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Meet Washington Capitals Prospect Dmitri Zaitsev
April 12th, 2017 at 9:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** Drafted by the Washington Capitals in the seventh round of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft, defenseman Dmitri Zaitsev and his Moose Jaw Warriors just finished their 2016-17 campaign with a first-round exit in the WHL playoffs. The Hockey Writers reached Zaitsev and talked in his native Russian about his early...

Hershey Bears Sign Goalie Prospect Sergey Kostenko
July 27th, 2012 at 2:55 PM
The Hershey Bears have announced that the Capitals seventh-round draft pick, goaltender Sergey Kostenko, has agreed to an AHL contract for this upcoming season. The Russian netminder was signed through this season by his former team, Kuznetskie Medvedi, but elected to choose American hockey without much controversy. (@IgorKleyner) The 19-year-old played...

Washington Capitals Sign First Round Pick Tom Wilson
July 19th, 2012 at 11:39 AM
It may not be as flashy or well-timed as the signing of Filip Forsberg, but future NHL grinder (yep, I'm confident) Tom Wilson likely didn't mind how he became a member of the Washington Capitals. The Capitals announced the signing of Wilson this morning, which signaled the end of negotiations for...

Hershey Bears Sign Caps Development Camp Invitees David Vallorani and Scott Wietcha
July 16th, 2012 at 2:25 PM
The Hershey Bears officially announced the signing of rookies David Vallorani and Scott Wietecha Monday morning. Both players were in attendance at Caps development camp last week. While some news outlets had already reported the signings (DC Sports Nexus and Caps Outsider), the Hershey press release made things official. Plenty of Caps...

Scrimmage and Fan Fest Conclude Washington Capitals Development Camp
July 14th, 2012 at 4:24 PM
The Caps development camp concluded activities for the week with a scrimmage on Saturday morning in front of a standing-room only crowd at Kettler Iceplex. Caps fans were rewarded with the first overtime scrimmage of the week, and the Red team scored 1:42 into the extra frame to signal the end...