Capitals Assign Three to Hershey Bears, Two on Conditioning Stints
Varlamov, 21, is 12-2-2 with the Capitals this season, posting a 2.44 goals-against average and a .916 save percentage. He has played two games in Hershey this season, both wins, with a 2.50 GAA and a .915 save percentage. He most recently represented Russia at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver but did not see action.
Laing, 30, has played 28 games for the Capitals this season, scoring two goals. Sloan, 29, has recorded two goals and two assists in 33 games for the Capitals. Both Laing and Sloan were members of the 2009 Calder Cup champion Hershey Bears but have been with the Capitals all of this season.