Interview with 3rd round pick (2009) and October '09 Washington Capitals' signee Cody Eakin.
"Mackan" being a Swedish colloquialism for "sandwich" and a Capitals colloquialism for "very intriguing draft pick". Let's have a nice Rink welcome for young Marcus "Mackan" Johansson, the...
"Slated to possibly go in the first round, [Dmitri] Orlov was considered to be a steal when he was sitting there at No. 55. He excels in all of the offensive aspects of the game. He skates extremely well and his passing and shooting skills are exceptional. Even though he is considered small for a defenseman, Orlov is strong at his core and doesn't back down from the physical side of the game. If he can improve his overall effectiveness in his own end, he could turn out to be a gem in the late second round."
A recap of our in-depth look at the 2008-09 season of each of the Washington Capitals, with an eye towards 2009-10.
A look at George McPhee and some of the free agents the Capitals have signed during his tenure as general manager.