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The Capitals During the Lockout

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Where on earth are your favorite Capitals? Let's find out...

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They should be here.

But they're not.

The lockout has already scattered Capitals across the globe, with more likely to come, so let's take a look at who's gone where:

Player Currently... League Team Wiki Page
Karl Alzner
Rumored possibly headed to Sweden
Nicklas Backstrom
Playing for HC Dynamo Moscow KHL HC Dynamo Moscow
Jay Beagle
Troy Brouwer
John Carlson
Jason Chimera Played five games for HC Chomutov Czech HC Chomutov
Joey Crabb Playing for Alaska ECHL Alaska Aces
John Erskine
Mike Green
Roman Hamrlik
Matt Hendricks
Jack Hillen
Braden Holtby Playing for Hershey
AHL Hershey Bears
Marcus Johansson Playing for BIK Karlskoga
SWE-2 BIK Karlskoga
Brooks Laich Playing for Kloten Swiss-A Kloten Flyers
Michal Neuvirth
Playing for HC Sparta Praha
Czech HC Sparta Praha
Dmitry Orlov
Playing for Hershey
AHL Hershey Bears
Alex Ovechkin Playing for HC Dynamo Moscow
KHL HC Dynamo Moscow
Mathieu Perreault Playing for HIFK Helskinki SM-liiga HIFK Helsinki
Tom Poti
Mike Ribeiro
Jeff Schultz
Mattias Sjogren Playing for Hershey (AHL)
AHL Hershey Bears
Joel Ward
Wojtek Wolski Playing for KH Sanok (Poland) Poland KH Sanok

We'll update this post as the lockout forces more players to make alternative hockey arrangements, and for more detail on some of the players not currently playing, check out Whyno's running account and/or Elite Prospects (who gets a hat tip on some of the info in this post).