The Capitals picked up rangy defenseman Alexander Urbom off waivers from the New Jersey Devils last week and after allowing the 22-year-old Swede some time to get to know the team’s system Coach Adam Oates expects to get him some ice time during the upcoming five-game homestand.
“We didn’t throw him to the wolves in Dallas just because he just got here and I wanted to get...
The Washington Capitals have claimed Alexander Urbom off waivers from the New Jersey Devils (photo courtesy of Andy Martin)
The Washington Capitals have announced that they have claimed defenseman Alexander Urbom off waivers from the New Jersey Devils according to the team’s website.
Known as more of a shutdown defenseman, the 6′ 4″ Urbom was New Jersey’s 3rd round choice...
Just one game into the season, the Washington Capitals have made some small tweaks to their roster, claiming Swedish defenseman Alexander Urbom off waivers from the New Jersey Devils and assigning fourth-line center Michael Latta to AHL Hershey. Continue reading "Caps Acquire Urbom; Assign Latta"
The Albany Devils were back in action Friday night against the Providence Bruins desperate for a win - a win they couldn't get. The Devils dropped their fourth consecutive game, this time in shootout fashion losing 2-1 to the Bruins. Here are some notes on the game as well as some prospect notes.
- Alexander Urbom returned to the lineup last night and played in his first game...
The Devils today called up defensemen Matt Taormina and Alexander Urbom from Albany, with backliners Andy Greene out four weeks with a toe fracture and Anton Volchenkov idled with a hand injury aggravated in last night's 5-4 shootout victory over Ottawa in Newark.
Greene was place on IR retroactive...
Devils return to practice this morning following a 5-4 victory over Ottawa in a shootout.
December 09, 2011