The Capitals conduct day one of their 2011 Development Camp today. All the Caps 2011 NHL Entry Draft picks were here and also Cody Eakin, Dmitri Orlov and Mattias Sjogren who could all see time with the Capitals this season. Also newly aquired Danick Paquette is participating. Associate Goalie Coach Olie Kolzig is participating in his first camp as a coach after being named to the position last month.
Check out what General Manager George McPhee and Head Coach Bruce Boudreau had to say following the flurry of moves in the past two weeks, also where they think the team is now, who might make the Capitals from the development camp, how Tomas Vokoun has earned the respect to be the number one goaltender and Friday’s trade of Eric Fehr.
General Manager George McPhee Press Conference
Head Coach Bruce Boudreau Press Conference
Also check out what Associate Goalie Coach Olie Kolzig had to say on the Semyon Varlamov trade and where he thinks the goaltending is right now.
Associate Goalie Coach Olie Kolzig
Cody Eakin and Mattias Sjorgren also spoke today about their chances on making the Capitals this season, on what they think of development camp and how prepared they are to play on a high level.
Cody Eakin Press Conference
Mattias Sjogren Press Conference