The Capitals went all out in free agency with the signings of Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen. Vegas oddsmakers were not impressed.
Capitals forward prospect Riley Barber has decided to play one more season at Miami [Ohio].
The Capitals locked up Nate Schmidt on a one-year, two-way contract. The defenseman is likely to begin next season in Hershey.
The Capitals will not only be looking for better results in the NHL, they hope the AHL Hershey Bears can restore their success as well.
Free agent signings prove to Ted Leonsis that Caps management and coaches are "totally in sync" with offseason game plan.