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Topic - Michael Latta
As part of our summer countdown series, Chuck Gormley breaks down his Top 25 impact players for the Washington Capitals, No. 22: Michael Latta.
Capitals center Michael Latta is seeking a new contract and a new opportunity from the Capitals next season.
The Capitals recalled defenseman Dmitry Orlov from the Hershey Bears three days after his agent requested a trade.
Eight months later, McPhee stands by his trade of Flip Forsberg for Marty Erat and Michael Latta.
George McPhee is either a genius who has been able to oversell or a schlub who got taken in a moment of delusion and mad desire to finally see his team make a real, live run at the Stanley Cup. We may know the answer in a couple of weeks. We may not know for a few years.
"It's tough for me because Marty has been such a good guy to me and Tom as rookies coming in," Latta said. "When Marty played with us in the first few weeks of the season he was so good to us. If it happens and he ends up getting traded, that would be sad. But obviously, he wants to play more."
He said Erat showed nothing but class when he was asked to play alongside Erat and rookie Tom Wilson on the fourth line at the start of the season.