There are a bunch of open questions for the Washington Capitals this summer. After swapping Matt Niskanen for Radko Gudas and extending Carl Hagelin for four more years, the Caps still have eight free agents whose future is unclear. Muddying things up further is the absence of a concrete salary cap for next season and the twin, looming chaoses of the entry draft and free agency.
To help alleviate your anxieties, I’ve ranked the Caps’ free agents by how likely they are to suit up for the team next season. From slam dunks to long shots, here we go.