Reporting Sky Kerstein
Capitals General Manager George McPhee and Head Coach Bruce Boudreau spoke to the media this afternoon about the first day of free agency. The Capitals traded goalie Semyon Varlamov to the Colorado Avalanche for a 2012 first round pick and a 2012 or 2013 second round pick, signed former Capitals Captain and Maryland native Jeff Halpern, forward Joel Ward, and defenseman Roman Hamrlik.
Caps General Manager George McPhee talked about how they are happy where they are, the Semyon Varlamov trade, the players they picked up, how they are done making offers, what he thinks of the players they got and how they fit in with the team and how they can go the entire season with the team they have now. Check out what he had to say.
Caps Head Coach Bruce Boudreau talked about the new additions, trading Semyon Varlamov, where he thinks the new additions will fit in the line up, losing the longest tenured Capital in Boyd Gordon, how it is nice they have their team together now and the goaltending situation. Check out what he had to say.