Is forward Stan Galiev still among the Capitals' top prospects? Not everyone is sure about that.
Over the last calendar year the Capitals handed out contract extensions to their own players like candy.
The ad starring Capitals winger Alex Ovechkin and former teammate Semyon Varlamov placed fifth overall in fan voting this week out of more than 400 dating to the mid-19990s.
Even while conducting contract negotiations with Marcus Johansson, a restricted free agent expected to stay with the organization, there remains at least one other open forward spot for next season.