The Washington Capitals continue to add Russian flavor to the Capitals organization, selected RW STANISLAV GALIEV in the second round of the NHL Draft. Yesterday, the Caps selected Russian C Evgeny Kuznetsov with the 26th overall pick.
Galiev played in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League last year. In 2009/10 he played for the Saint John Sea Dogs and scored 15 goals and added 45 assists in 67 games. His 45 assists was 9th overall in the QMJHL.
Here is a snippet from the Scouting Report.