Many wondered heading into the 2014 NHL draft if Capitals new general manager Brian MacLellan would bring more of a North American influence to the organization.
Brian MacLellan wanted to do more on the first night of the NHL draft Friday in Philadelphia. He just couldn’t find the right dance partner.
Under former Capitals general manager George McPhee the Capitals drafted with a European flair.
News and notes as the Capitals head into tonight’s NHL draft at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia [7 p.m., NBCSN]: