General Manager George McPhee wants to maintain roster flexibility heading into draft and says Capitals' would match any offer sheet to their restricted free agents.
A look at compliance buyouts, which Capitals General Manager George McPhee wishes the NHL didn't allow.
General Manager George McPhee says the Capitals have no interest in trading Michal Neuvirth. But he's still penciled in as Braden Holtby's backup heading into next season.
Capitals video coach Blaine Forsythe will take on new responsibilities as an assistant coach behind the bench and replace Tim Hunter, who will not return to Washington.
The Capitals have granted Tim Hunter permission to seek employment elsewhere and it is unlikely he will return as an assistant coach in 2013-14.
Braden Holtby anchored the Capitals for the bulk of the season, but GM George McPhee insists there is no hierarchy in net.
Matt Hendricks has become an important part of the roster over the past three years but it's uncertain whether the Capitals will have the salary cap space to bring him back.
Tom Wilson made his NHL debut in the playoffs but that doesn't mean he's a lock to make the Capitals' opening-night roster next fall.
Alex Ovechkin played the final two games of the Capitals' series against the Rangers with a hairline fracture in his left foot, according to a league source.
For the first time in three summers there is no question of who the Capitals' head coach will be in the upcoming season, what type of system they might play or how much leeway a bench boss might have. That stability should help them in the offseason.