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.
Last weekend at the NHL draft in Philadelphia, Capitals coach Barry Trotz emphasized the importance of finalizing his coaching staff before the start of free agency. Now we know why.
When the Capitals began their search for a free-agent goaltender to back up Braden Holtby, they had several factors to consider.
The Capitals have signed left wing Tim Kennedy and center Kris Newbury to one-year, two-way contracts, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.