The Capitals offered Jay Beagle a two-year contract. He wanted more and agreed to a three-year deal.
Carolina general manager Jim Rutherford says 'stories' about Semin may limit his interest.
Although a labor agreement may be weeks and perhaps months away, Jay Beagle says he's planning on getting to work on time in September.
Adam Oates will try his puck with a baseball tonight at Nationals Park.