When Stanislav Galiev signed his three-year entry-level contract on Wednesday, he immediately joined a team flush on high-end talent. From the ECHL's South Carolina Stingrays to the NHL's Capitals, the organization is covered with young talent ready to step up and become big-league players.
While the signing is a big step forward for him, Galiev still has a long way to go before he can call himself an NHLer. As mentioned, there are several top prospects in the organization who he will likely have to battle with for playing time in a matter of years.
This is a look at how Stanislav Galiev compares to the other signed prospects in the Washington Capitals organization.