Andre Burakovsky

Andre Burakovsky scores his first career goal in his NHL debut for the Washington Capitals. (Screen grab via

Rookie Andre Burakovsky Scores in NHL Debut to Give Capitals Early Lead (Video)

It didn’t take long for 19-year-old Capitals rookie Andrew Burakovsky to score a goal in his NHL debut. That came in less than 7 minutes.


Andre Burakovsky (middle) with Washington Capitals scouting director Ross Mahoney (left) and coach Adam Oates (right). (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Profiling Trio of Washington Capitals New, Young Talents

A look at three young up-and-comers hoping to make the Washington Capitals: Tom Wilson, Andre Burakovsky, and Nate Schmidt.