The Capitals praised Gleason for what he brought over 17 games, but it seems unlikely he will return.
After notching six points in his first seven games, Glencross finished the season scratched while the Capitals got eliminated.
"Based on the nature of this procedure we are confident that Nick will be completely healthy prior to the start of the 2015-16 regular season," a statement said.
A string of ridiculous home runs vaults the Nats star to the center of the conversation, at least.
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“I don’t feel like I have accomplished anything,” Latta said. “I’ve got to be playing in the lineup every night."
A broken ankle set Wilson back at the start, and his sophomore NHL season will filled with ups and downs.
"Our door is open for the Capitals, absolutely first and foremost," Ward's agent said.
Laich's groin never bothered him during his 11th season, but a 26-game scoring drought cut through a relatively healthy year.
Coach Barry Trotz twice suggested disagreements between himself and Washington's oldest player, but by the end felt Chimera had become "a hell of a player."
Fehr's season ended in disappointment with the losing faceoff in Game 7, but he built a strong, versatile foundation as the Capitals' checking-line center.
The pending unrestricted free agent had 20 points this season, after never before topping nine in his NHL career.