• Caps Prospect Wey To Retire

    News: Patrick Wey has elected to retire after suffering two successive concussions with AHL Hershey last season.
    Analysis: Patrick Wey's two-year, entry-level contract with the Capitals was set to expire July 1, and though he likely could have earned another contract with some organization, he decided to put his health at the forefront. The 24-year-old, who was drafted in the fourth round by the Capitals in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, previously appeared in nine games for the parent club in 2013-14.