NHL Draft


NEW YORK (AP) -- Forget about tanking in the NHL. Bottoming out in the standings might not get you to the top of the draft.


Caps first round draft pick Jakub Vrana says he hadn't yet met his new teammates, but he did meet his coach....in an unlikely place.


Like many other talent evaluators, Capitals assistant general manager Ross Mahoney views this weekend’s NHL entry draft as one top-heavy with forwards.


As the Capitals’ director of amateur scouting for the past 16 years, Ross Mahoney has seen the ebbs and flows of NHL draft years and that may be one reason he is not writing off this year’s class


If the Capitals elect to hold onto their first pick of the upcoming NHL draft June 27-28 in Philadelphia, who might be available at No. 13 overall?