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Casey Wellman | Center

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (26) / 10/18/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 184
College: UMass-Amherst
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Casey Wellman has been sent to the minors by the Capitals.
Wellman has two goals and an assist in 13 games with Washington this season. He also has 15 goals and 29 points in 46 AHL contests. Mar 19 - 5:05 PM

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Casey Wellman has been called up by the Washington Capitals on an emergency basis.

Washington sent Wellman back to AHL Hershey on Sunday. He has two goals and three points in 10 games with the Capitals this season.
Mar 11 - 11:34 AM

Casey Wellman has been recalled by Washington.

Brooks Laich doesn't appear to be ready to return from his lingering groin issue, so Wellman will join the team and he may draw into the lineup for Saturday's game against Phoenix.
Mar 8 - 1:37 PM

The Washington Capitals have sent Casey Wellman back to Hershey of the AHL.

Wellman was recalled on Saturday and played 10:03 minutes with a couple of blocked shots but he was not in the lineup Sunday as the Caps returned him to the AHL. Wellman had 14 goals and 28 points in 44 AHL games with Hershey before his recall.
Mar 3 - 10:41 AM

Casey Wellman was called up from the minors on Saturday.

Wellman played 10:03 minutes against the Bruins and had a couple of blocked shots. It was his 10th game in a Caps uniform this season and he has a couple of goals and an assist in limited action. Wellman had 14 goals and 28 points in 44 AHL games with Hershey before his recall.
Mar 2 - 1:56 AM

Casey Wellman is on his way to Hershey after being reassigned to the AHL by the Capitals.

Wellman scored two goals and an assist in his eight game stint in Washington.
Feb 9 - 6:04 PM

Casey Wellman found the back of the net for the first time this season on Saturday.

Wellman was recalled earlier in the day from the minors as Alex Ovechkin and Mikhail Grabovski were questionable to play. Ovechkin did but Grabovski did not, allowing Wellman into the lineup. Wellman will likely stay with the Capitals until Grabovski returns to action.
Jan 26 - 10:53 AM

Casey Wellman has been called up from the minors.

Alex Ovechkin and Mikhail Grabovski are listed as game-time decisions for Saturday's game in Montreal. Wellman will probably end up dressing in the place of Grabovski, who is less likely to play. Wellman made his Capitals debut back on Dec. 17.
Jan 25 - 5:48 PM

The Washington Capitals have sent Casey Wellman to the minors.

Just an FYI as the Capitals Marcus Johansson was able to play and Wellman became a healthy scratch. He has played one game in the NHL this season.
Sun, Dec 22, 2013 11:52:00 AM

With injuries to Michael Latta and Marcus Johansson, Casey Wellman could be on the ice Saturday.

The fates of Latta and Johansson will likely be game-time decisions so Wellman could see action for only the second time this season in an NHL game. The 26-year-old has no fantasy relevance.
Sat, Dec 21, 2013 10:42:00 AM

Casey Wellman has been summoned by the Washington Capitals.

Wellman has seven goals and 13 points in 23 AHL games this season. The 26-year-old forward isn't expected to have any fantasy value with Washington.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 10:57:00 AM

The Washington Capitals have re-upped Casey Wellman with a two-year, two-way contract extension.

He will earn $550,000 per season at the NHL level. Wellman has produced 14 goals and 30 assists in 59 games this season between Hershey and San Antonio in the AHL.
Thu, Mar 28, 2013 02:44:00 PM

Washington Capitals recall C Casey Wellman from AHL Hershey.

The Caps acquired Wellman in a minor-league trade with the Panthers. He has 10 goals and 34 points in 48 AHL games split between the two organizations this season. He'll fill the roster spot of Marcus Johansson, who was placed on injured reserve Tuesday. Wellman has no fantasy value at this point.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 05:43:00 PM

Casey Wellman has been traded by Florida to Washington in a minor-league deal for Zach Hamill.

Wellman has generated seven goals and 23 points in 37 games this year with San Antonio of the AHL. He has 41 games of NHL experience, where he produced 13 points with Minnesota.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Jan 31, 2013 05:56:00 PM

Casey Wellman has successfully cleared waivers.

Wellman will be sent to AHL San Antonio. He'll battle for a roster spot with the Florida Panthers once a new CBA is signed.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 07:18:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Brooks Laich
4Jay Beagle
5Kris Newbury
LW1Marcus Johansson
2Joel Ward
3Jason Chimera
4Aaron Volpatti
RW1Alex Ovechkin
2Troy Brouwer
3Eric Fehr
4Ryan Stoa
5Tom Wilson
D1Matt Niskanen
2John Carlson
3Mike Green
4Karl Alzner
5Dmitry Orlov
6Brooks Orpik
7John Erskine
8Jack Hillen
G1Braden Holtby
2Justin Peters