The Capitals selected three straight defensemen in the second, fifth and sixth rounds of Saturday's NHL draft.
The Capitals traded their third- and fourth-round picks to the Rangers for a chance to take big defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler.
The Capitals weren't the only ones impressed by goaltender Ilya Samsonov.
You know who was surprised the Capitals took Ilya Samsonov in the first round of Friday's draft? Ilya Samsonov. Chuck Gormley explains how it came to be here.
What are the Capitals getting in first-round pick Ilya Samsonov? Chuck Gormley breaks it down here, including what Washington could do going forward.