UPDATE, 12:15 PM: Despite earlier reports that the Caps would waive Dmitrij Jaskin, the team has placed Devante Smith-Pelly on waivers instead. This story has been updated to reflect the changes. We have reached out to the team for comment. The original story appears below.
The Washington Capitals are beginning to prepare their roster ahead of the trade deadline.
Forward Devante Smith-Pelly has been placed on waivers.