Tag Archive: Jakub Vrana

Jul 15

Capitals Sign Jakub Vrana

  The Washington Capitals announced they signed 2014 first round draft pick, Jakub Vrana to a three-year entry-level contract today. Per Capgeek, Vrana’s three-year ELC is worth $2,775,000. He’ll make $832,500 at the NHL level or $70,000 at the AHL level. The 18 year old was drafted 13th overall by the Capitals in the NHL …

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Jul 12

2014 Development Camp Wrap Up

The large crowd that showed up for today’s final scrimmage and Fan Fest saw no shortage of goals which mostly came at the expense of the Capitals top young talent. Unlike the previous two scrimmages, the two best players in Jakub Vrana and Andre Burakovsky did not wow the crowd. The center and right wing …

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Jul 11

Jakub Vrana Continues To Impress

With the Capitals legend Rod Langway, better known as the “Secretary of Defense” in attendance for the second scrimmage, 18 year old Jakub Vrana, was the most impressive. Vrana, who has been lined up with last years Caps first round draft pick Andre Burakovsky, have been a pleasure to watch. A duo that could be …

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Jul 11

Standouts From The First Scrimmage of Development Camp

Today was the first intrasquad scrimmage of the Washington Capitals Development Camp and a couple players stood out. Most surprisingly, Michal Cajkovsky.        

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Jun 28

Capitals select Vrana with the 13th overall pick: news and thoughts

The Washington Capitals selected Jakub Vrana with the 13th overall draft pick in the 2014 NHL draft.  Vrana is a small center from the Czech Republic and is known as a natural scorer. Right off the bat, I am a little worried about this draft pick.  I do not expect Vrana to sign right away …

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