Chandler Stephenson does not possess the breakaway speed of a Jakub Vrana or the wicked shot of an Andre Burakovsky, attributes that quickly drew the attention of fans who attended last week’s Cap
When the Capitals missed the playoffs for the first time in seven years this past season, their most advanced minor league affiliate also happened to take a step back.
At his introductory news conference in May, new Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan talked about the need to build a better relationship with the AHL Hershey Bears.
The Capitals have crossed off another item from their off-season to-do list with the hiring of a new coaching staff for their top minor league affiliate.
Former New York Rangers Marian Gaborik and Ryan Callahan signed long-term deals Wednesday with their most recent NHL employers and will not hit the open market when free agency begins July 1.