Last year, the Washington Capitals won their first champion title, beating the Vegas Golden Knights in the final.
Today, the club received the championship rings, which will be presented to the players of the team before tomorrow’s start of the regular season against Boston during the ceremony to raise the champion banner under the vaults of the arena.
The rings are decorated with 14 carat white and yellow gold, and also decorated with 230 diamonds. Also on one of the sides of the ring is the 8th number of Alexander Ovechkin at the Moscow Capitol.
Washington Capitals announced the team’s request for the upcoming NHL season
The coaching staff at Washington has determined the team’s bid for the start of the NHL regular season. It is reported by the club press service.
We note that the squad included three Russian hockey players – defender Dmitry Orlov, as well as forwards Alexander Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov.
Goalkeepers (2): Brayden Holtby and Phoenix Copley;
Advocates (6): Madison Bowie, John Carlson, Christian Juus, Matt Niskanen, Dmitry Orlov, and Brooks Orpick;
Forwards (15): Niklas Beckström, Andre Burakowski, Brett Connolly, Nick Dowd, Lars Eller, Dmitry Yashkin, Yevgeny Kuznetsov, Jason Meghna, TJ Oshi, Alexander Ovechkin, Devante Smith-Pelli, Chandler Stevenson, Jakub Vrana, Natan Walker and Tom wilson
Quarterback Michal Kempney and forward Travis Boyd are on the injured list.
Recall that the regular championship of the NHL starts on the night of October 4, a match between Toronto and Montreal.