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4 UFA Defensemen Washington Capitals Should Target

Dmitry Kulikov Mandatory Credit: Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports

The Washington Capitals won’t likely add anyone on defense one would think but after last offseason you never know what kind of tricks Brian MacLellan has up his sleeve. We can’t really get a clear picture of what the defense will look like until after the expansion draft which is next Wednesday.

Our new contributor Greg Bowman predicted in his protected list that the team will lose Justin Schultz to the Seattle Kraken. If he’s right, the Caps may need to add someone on defense after all or some fellow prospects like Martin Fehervary or Alex Alexeyev could step in.