All photos by Kyle M. of our Hershey Blog, Sweetest Hockey On Earth
Semyon Varlamov returned to the U.S. on August 1st, a full month and a half before training camp began. Varly’s intention was to get his body in optimal shape for the upcoming season after losing several months to a groin injury last year. Success would be three-fold: avoid injury, become Washington’s number-one goaltender, and get better acquainted with Caps fans.
Despite tough training work, a commendable effort, and some true blogging prowess, the first two months of the season have been a complete disaster for Semyon (except for maybe that awesome Caps Convention commercial – CLICK ON ME!!!).