Category: ‘NHL Free Agency’

Alex Semin Signs One-Year Deal with Carolina Hurricanes
July 27th, 2012 at 12:08 AM
It took three weeks, four days, and a few hours, but Alex Semin is officially no longer a Washington Capital. However, we'll still be seeing the Russian enigma quite a bit next season. Semin signed a one-year, $7 million contract with the Carolina Hurricanes earlier today, marking the first season he'll play...

Washington Capitals Take Good Risk in Signing of Mike Green
July 16th, 2012 at 2:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** There's only one restricted free-agent that remains for the Washington Capitals: John Carlson. That's not exactly the player Caps fans thought would be the last to sign. Mike Green signed a new 3-year, $18.25 million contract with the Capitals on Monday morning to keep a red sweater on Greenie through the...

VIDEO: Wojtek Wolski Makes Braden Holtby Look Pretty Silly
July 11th, 2012 at 6:06 PM
As you may know already, the Washington Capitals signed former Florida Panthers Wojtek Wolski to a one-year, $600,000 deal Wednesday afternoon. The Poland native hasn't played more than 37 games in a season since the 2009-10 season; he recorded 17 goals and 30 assists in a solid campaign with the Avalanche....

Jeff Halpern Good Fit for New York Rangers
July 11th, 2012 at 11:50 AM
It came as no surprise to many Washington Capitals fans when George McPhee announced veterans Jeff Halpern and Mike Knuble would not return to the team. The only question remained was if an NHL organization would give the two players another shot. Halpern will be headed to the Big Apple after...

Washington Capitals Sign Mathieu Perreault and Jay Beagle to Extensions
July 5th, 2012 at 6:37 PM
The 2012-13 Washington Capitals roster is taking shape, and it involves many familiar faces. George McPhee rewarded versatile forwards Mathieu Perreault and Jay Beagle with multi-year contract extensions today. Both were restricted free agents. Earlier today, it was Perreault that signed a 2 year, $2.1 million contract to remain a Capital....