Karl Alzner is excited for the 2014-15 campaign after the Capitals signed defensemen Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik this summer.
Jakub Vrana has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Washington.
Vitek Vanecek has agreed to a three-year, entry-level contract with Washington.
Madison Bowey has gained 10 pounds since he was drafted in 2013.
Nate Schmidt has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal.
Forward Andre Burakovsky, Washington's first-round pick (No. 23) at the 2013 NHL Draft, has realistic aspirations of challenging for a roster spot come training camp in September.
Through five days of the Washington Capitals' development camp and two full scrimmage games, management is pleased with what it's seen, especially from 2014 first-round selection Jakub Vrana.
The Washington Capitals experimented with using Andre Burakovsky as a center during development camp.
Tom Wilson isn't projected to fully recover from his ankle injury until after the start of the Capitals' training camp.
Edward Pasquale has inked a one-year, two-way contract with the Washington Capitals.
Alex Ovechkin is upbeat after the Capitals were able to sign defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen.
Tom Wilson (ankle) should be fine for the start of training camp, according to coach Barry Trotz.
Part of the reason Matt Niskanen decided to sign a seven-year, $40.25 million contract with the Capitals was the presence of head coach Barry Trotz.
By not signing veteran free agents Martin Brodeur or Tomas Vokoun, and by signing Justin Peters as a backup goalie, the Washington Capitals made it clear that they are sticking with Braden Holtby as their main man in net.
Kris Newbury has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal with the Washington Capitals.