The Washington Capitals have signed Nathan Walker to a three-year, entry-level contract. Walker was the Capitals third-round pick in the 2014 draft and the first Australian player drafted by an NHL team. Walker played last season for the Hershey Bears.
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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 duo, which had previously been the two best players in the scrimmages the last two days, had a performance they will likely want to put past them.