Posted July 08, 2013 on
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The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman Tyson Strachan, right wing Matt Watkins and goaltender David Leggio to one-year, two-way contracts.
The 28-year-old Strachan played in 38 games with the Florida Panthers last season. He had four assists and 40 penalty minutes.
Strachan has played in 120 NHL games over five seasons with the Panthers and St. Louis Blues.
The 26-year-old Watkins played with Bridgeport of the AHL last season. The 28-year-old Leggio was with Rochester of the AHL.
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The Washington Capitals have signed defenseman Tyson Strachan, right wing Matt Watkins and goaltender David Leggio to one-year, two-way contracts Leggio, the Rochester Americans most valuable player the past two seasons, is coming off a 38 win season, good enough to place him first in the league. Leggio played for four years at Clarkson University, where he amassed a record of 59–29–12 [...]
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Former Fighting Sioux forward Matt Watkins...
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— Capitals Outsider (@CapsOutsider) July 8, 2013
You can see by this link that UND senior goalie Clarke Saunders is attending the Washington Capitals Development camp.
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By M. Richter (@M_Ann)
With both the 2013 NHL Draft and the start of Free Agency, Capitals General Manager George McPhee made waves by being entirely predictable. No drastic moves, no outrageous deals, and a handful of qualifying offers for the team’s graduating RFAs. With the likelihood of significant roster adjustments dwindling, the Caps front office is getting...