Caps prospect Cody Eakin trying to claim spot on crowded roster

20-year-old looks to make team out of camp

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Cody Eakin, shown with coach Bruce Boudreau at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, scored 36 goals and collected 47 assists in 56 games last season in the Western Hockey League.ROD LAMKEY JR./THE WASHINGTON TIMES Cody Eakin, shown with coach Bruce Boudreau at Kettler Capitals Iceplex, scored 36 goals and collected 47 assists in 56 games last season in the Western Hockey League.
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And from a mental standpoint, Boudreau sees Eakin as a guy who won’t let slip away another opportunity to make the Caps.

“He’s got that determination that he’s coming in to make the team,” he said. “He’s going to be in tremendous shape, and he’s going to do, I think, whatever it takes to stick.”

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