Hershey update: 30-14-5-2, 1st in the East Division, 3rd in the Eastern Conference. Last week: 2-1-0-0
Defenseman Nate Schmidt’s two-game stint in Hershey has turned into a 6-8-week stay on the Capitals’ long-term injured list.
Back in April of 2013, when the Capitals outbid a handful of other NHL teams and signed University of Minnesota junior defenseman Nate Schmidt to a two-year, $2.7 million contract, then-general ma
Back on July 1, when the Capitals signed Brooks Orpik to a five-year contract, then inked Matt Niskanen to a seven-year deal hours later, Capitals defenseman Nate Schmidt knew his climb to the NHL