The Washington Capitals announced the first round of cuts from training camp. The roster sits at 53 now.
Included are a number of NCAA and AHL players:
Garrett Pilon – Hershey/WHL
Kristian Marthinsen – Norway
Tanner Jeannot – WHL
Damien Riat – Switzerland
Dmitri Zaitsev – WHL
Beck Malenstyn – WHL
Mark Simpson – U of New Brunswick
Adam Morrison – goalie from ECHL
Brenden Semchuk – WHL
Robbie Baillargeon – NCAA
Jimmy Devito – NCAA
No real surprises at this stage of camp. We can expect more cuts after the Friday and Saturday games.
Here is the current roster: