|Assets:||Skating speed is a real asset for him, especially on offense. Has solid playmaking skills and shoots the puck with aplomb. Can play center as well as the wing position.|
|Flaws:||Lacks strength, so he must add bulk to better handle physical NHL defensemen. Must also work on his defensive-zone coverage to stick at the highest level.|
|Career Potential:||Speedy depth forward.|
|3/19/2014||Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|3/11/2014||Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|3/09/2014||Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|3/08/2014||Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|3/02/2014||Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|2/28/2014||Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|2/21/2014||Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|2/20/2014||Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|2/09/2014||Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|1/25/2014||Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|12/22/2013||Assigned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|12/17/2013||Recalled from the Hershey Bears (AHL).|
|9/21/2013||Assigned to Hershey (AHL).|
|3/28/2013||Re-signed by the Washington Capitals to a two-year two-way contract.|
|2/28/2013||Assigned to Hershey (AHL).|
|2/26/2013||Recalled from Hershey (AHL).|
|2/01/2013||Assigned to Hershey (AHL).|
|1/31/2013||Acquired from the Florida Panthers.|
|9/13/2012||Assigned to San Antonio (AHL).|
|9/12/2012||Placed on waivers by the Florida Panthers.|
|7/22/2012||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Florida Panthers to a one-year contract.|
|7/20/2012||Acquired from the New York Rangers.|
|5/14/2012||Recalled from Connecticut (AHL).|
|2/03/2012||Assigned to Connecticut (AHL).|
|2/03/2012||Acquired from the Minnesota Wild.|
|1/20/2012||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|1/03/2012||Missed 8 games (wrist injury).|
|12/19/2011||Wrist injury, injured reserve.|
|12/17/2011||Wrist injury, day-to-day.|
|11/28/2011||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|11/18/2011||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|11/17/2011||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|11/16/2011||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|11/15/2011||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|9/30/2011||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|7/14/2011||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Minnesota Wild to a one-year contract.|
|6/27/2011||Minnesota Wild tendered a qualifying offer.|
|3/31/2011||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|3/29/2011||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|3/08/2011||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|3/03/2011||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|11/23/2010||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|10/28/2010||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|10/09/2010||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|3/16/2010||Signed as a free agent by the Minnesota Wild to a two-year entry-level contract.|
|1/31/2013||Florida Panthers traded Casey Wellman to the Washington Capitals for Zach Hamill.|
|7/20/2012||New York Rangers traded Casey Wellman to the Florida Panthers for a 5th draft selection in 2014.|
|2/03/2012||Minnesota Wild traded Casey Wellman to the New York Rangers for Erik Christensen and a seventh-round draft pick in 2013.|
|3/16/2010||Signed as a free agent by the Minnesota Wild.|
Washington demotes Casey Wellman | 03/19/2014 5:05 PM
NewsCasey Wellman has been sent to the minors by the Capitals.
ImpactWellman has two goals and an assist in 13 games with Washington this season. He also has 15 goals and 29 points in 46 AHL contests.
Washington summons Casey Wellman | 03/11/2014 11:34 AM
NewsCasey Wellman has been called up by the Washington Capitals on an emergency basis.
ImpactWashington sent Wellman back to AHL Hershey on Sunday. He has two goals and three points in 10 games with the Capitals this season.
Washington calls up Casey Wellman | 03/08/2014 1:37 PM
NewsCasey Wellman has been recalled by Washington.
Katie Carrera on Twitter
ImpactBrooks Laich doesn't appear to be ready to return from his lingering groin issue, so Wellman will join the team and he may draw into the lineup for Saturday's game against Phoenix.
Casey Wellman back in the minors | 03/03/2014 10:41 AM
NewsThe Washington Capitals have sent Casey Wellman back to Hershey of the AHL.
ImpactWellman was recalled on Saturday and played 10:03 minutes with a couple of blocked shots but he was not in the lineup Sunday as the Caps returned him to the AHL. Wellman had 14 goals and 28 points in 44 AHL games with Hershey before his recall.
| 03/02/2014 1:56 AM
NewsCasey Wellman was called up from the minors on Saturday March 1.
Casey Wellman reassigned to Hershey | 02/09/2014 6:04 PM
NewsCasey Wellman is on his way to Hershey after being reassigned to the AHL by the Capitals.
ImpactWellman scored two goals and an assist in his eight game stint in Washington.
Casey Wellman scores in recall from minors | 01/26/2014 10:53 AM
NewsCasey Wellman found the back of the net for the first time this season on Saturday.
ImpactWellman was recalled earlier in the day from the minors as Alex Ovechkin and Mikhail Grabovski were questionable to play. Ovechkin did but Grabovski did not, allowing Wellman into the lineup. Wellman will likely stay with the Capitals until Grabovski returns to action.
Washington brings up Casey Wellman | 01/25/2014 5:48 PM
NewsCasey Wellman has been called up from the minors.
ImpactAlex Ovechkin and Mikhail Grabovski are listed as game-time decisions for Saturday's game in Montreal. Wellman will probably end up dressing in the place of Grabovski, who is less likely to play. Wellman made his Capitals debut back on Dec. 17.
Capitals send Casey Wellman to the minors | 12/22/2013 11:52 AM
NewsThe Washington Capitals have sent Casey Wellman to the minors.
Washington Capitals on Twitter
ImpactJust an FYI as the Capitals Marcus Johansson was able to play and Wellman became a healthy scratch. He has played one game in the NHL this season.
Casey Wellman could play on Saturday | 12/21/2013 10:42 AM
NewsWith injuries to Michael Latta and Marcus Johansson, Casey Wellman could be on the ice Saturday.
ImpactThe fates of Latta and Johansson will likely be game-time decisions so Wellman could see action for only the second time this season in an NHL game. The 26-year-old has no fantasy relevance.
Washington promotes Casey Wellman | 12/17/2013 10:57 AM
NewsCasey Wellman has been summoned by the Washington Capitals.
ImpactWellman has seven goals and 13 points in 23 AHL games this season. The 26-year-old forward isn't expected to have any fantasy value with Washington.
Capitals sign Casey Wellman to extension | 03/28/2013 2:44 PM
NewsThe Washington Capitals have re-upped Casey Wellman with a two-year, two-way contract extension.
ImpactHe will earn $550,000 per season at the NHL level. Wellman has produced 14 goals and 30 assists in 59 games this season between Hershey and San Antonio in the AHL.
Capitals recall Casey Wellman from AHL | 02/26/2013 6:43 PM
NewsWashington Capitals recall C Casey Wellman from AHL Hershey.
ImpactThe Caps acquired Wellman in a minor-league trade with the Panthers. He has 10 goals and 34 points in 48 AHL games split between the two organizations this season. He'll fill the roster spot of Marcus Johansson, who was placed on injured reserve Tuesday. Wellman has no fantasy value at this point.
Panthers deal Casey Wellman to Capitals | 01/31/2013 6:56 PM
NewsCasey Wellman has been traded by Florida to Washington in a minor-league deal for Zach Hamill.
ImpactWellman has generated seven goals and 23 points in 37 games this year with San Antonio of the AHL. He has 41 games of NHL experience, where he produced 13 points with Minnesota.
| 01/19/2013 9:00 PM
NewsCasey Wellman was called up from the minors on Friday January 18.
|3/14/2014||Wsh||Van||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|3/08/2014||Wsh||Phx||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|3/02/2014||Wsh||Phi||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/21/2013||Wsh||NJ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|12/20/2013||Wsh||Car||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Goals||1||2 times-last:at Det||last:Jan 31|
|Assists||1||vs. Wpg||Feb 6|
|Points||1||3 times-last:vs. Wpg||last:Feb 6|
|Penalty Minutes||0||13 times-last:at Ana||last:Mar 18|
|Plus/Minus||1||4 times-last:vs. Det||last:Feb 2|
|Power Play Goals||0||13 times-last:at Ana||last:Mar 18|
|Power Play Points||0||13 times-last:at Ana||last:Mar 18|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||13 times-last:at Ana||last:Mar 18|
|Shorthanded Points||0||13 times-last:at Ana||last:Mar 18|
|Shots||4||at Det||Jan 31|
|Goals||2||2 times-last: 2013-14 (Wsh)|
|Penalty Minutes||4||2010-11 (Min)|
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