Category: ‘Capitals Prospects’

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...

Washington Capitals Development Camp: Various Notes for Days 4 and 5
July 14th, 2012 at 1:03 AM
With group sessions finished for the week, only two scrimmages remained for the Washington Capitals development camp invitees. Friday's action was highlighted by a 4-1 victory for the White team, tying the week-long series at two games apiece with the Red team. The game was highlighted by a Filip Forsberg snipe,...