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
The Hershey Bears, in conjunction with the American Hockey League, have released their schedule for the 2014-15 regular-season.
The Capitals locked up another defenseman for one year on Sunday when they signed 22-year-old blue liner Nate Schmidt to a two-way contract that pays him $625,000 if he plays a full season in the
CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2013-14 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every weekday in alphabetical order.