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The Washington Capitals’ final three selections on day two of the 2022 NHL Draft

The Washington Capitals held three picks throughout the fifth, sixth, and seventh rounds of the 2022 NHL Draft. The choices got here at choose numbers 149th, 181st, and 213th respectively.

With the picks, the Caps added two extra forwards and yet another defenseman. They arrive away from Montreal with a complete haul that options 5 forwards and two defensemen.

Jake Karabela – C, Guelph (OHL)

Karabela is yet one more gifted offensive ahead the Caps have added to their group on this draft. He is an important skater, works onerous, and is absolutely powerful to knock off the puck. The five-foot-eleven, 172-pound middle had 48 factors in 65 video games with the Storm in what was his first season within the OHL.

Ryan Hofer – C, Everett (WHL)

Hofer, the brother of St. Louis Blues prospect Joel Hofer, is a WHL overager who will get taken within the third draft he was eligible for. He is a giant (six-foot-three, 181-pound) ahead that has had seven fights within the WHL over the previous two seasons. He put up 58 factors in 67 video games for the Silvertips final 12 months and turned 20 years previous a few months in the past.

David Gucciardi – LHD, Michigan State (NCAA)

Gucciardi is one other overager who didn’t get chosen in final 12 months’s draft, performed his freshman season at Michigan State, and is now a member of the Capitals group. He is a defenseman recognized for his puck management and imaginative and prescient. Earlier than heading to MSU he performed two seasons within the USHL.

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