Stanislav Galiev, a member of the Ice's 2009 Clark Cup championship team (and a member of the 2011 Memorial Cup championship team in Canada), has signed a three-year entry-level contract with the Washington Capitals.
Galiev had 29 goals and 35 assists with the Ice, and then played two years in Canada with the Saint John Sea Dogs. He is eligible to return to junior this year. He had 37 goals and 28 assists this year with Saint John.
A native of Moscow, Galiev is the second Ice player to sign with the Caps, joining defenseman John Carlson, who has become a mainstay with the big club.
Capitals press release