The Washington Capitals will ought to make a decision on which goalie to maintain this offseason? Will it's Samsonov or Vanecek? Whomever gets traded, the Caps will need to then convey in a mentor for his or her younger goalies.
El-Bashir of The Athletic reviews that the Capitals will possibly observe trading Samsonov this offseason, then look to exchange for a goalie in his 30’s to help mentor Vanecek. Samsonov is because of be a restricted unfastened agent whilst the season involves an cease.
El-Bashir thinks Washington have to make a exchange for LA Kings goalie Quick or New York Islanders smooth Varlamov.
Washington’s playoff performance this yr and the way Samsonov or Vanecek play will likely determine which goalie is traded however right now it is searching like Samsonov.
Samsonov, 25, changed into drafted twenty second ordinary within the 1st spherical of the 2015 access draft. Currently he has a total of 84 games played and three playoffs games played.