Reporter covering the Washington Capitals Education: Arizona State University, 2017 Samantha Pell covers the Washington Capitals for The Washington Post. Previously, she was covering high school sports for The Post. She is a former sports intern at the Post and graduated from the Cronkite School at Arizona State University in May 2017, where she covered Pac-12 football and basketball for four years.
The Capitals wrap up the draft by taking forwards with three of their four picks. The team also extended qualifying offers to two restricted free agents: defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler and prospect Shane Gersich.