GEICO SportsNet Central Update with Greg Toland
CSN Washington dot com. A guy -- sports net central club today. Everybody Greg told with your Geico sports net central update it's no surprise Alexander seven is no longer Washington capital both the team and the player had grown tired of one another. Simmons new place of employment isn't too far away is he signs that the Carolina Hurricanes for one year worth seven million. Send in plays entire seven year career with the caps last season he was second on the team with 41 goal. Seven is best known for what he didn't do failing to become a star in the league when he had the talent to do so. For more on the seventh signing here's our Jill Sorenson. And joining me now is our caps insider chuck Gormley so -- Obviously with the news of Alexander seven signing. For seven million dollars are you surprised by that money that and Hurricanes were able to give them. I'm actually shocked by that. Thought that out -- don't -- -- -- settle for maybe reeling in the season and then try to make it up next year. And how he would have about seven million yeah I mean that that's 300000 dollar raise over what he had last year exploring the one goals. Yeah I'm not shocked by that but I'll pay the good work by is that I agent. Mark Taylor did it myself on the. Yeah out five without question he did a nice job on -- So one of the general manager George McPhee is worries is that he's -- -- a player go and they're gonna come back to bite them in the behind so far. That hasn't happened does this have the potential. To happen with salmon now facing the -- six times a year. Good about it because ideally it's going to be -- with our ball a lot. It would have been a lot worse if that was the Pittsburgh Penguins because we've heard a lot about -- last couple weeks that the Penguins were interstates and it's that it happened. Could've been really -- -- -- and I think that that would by either worst nightmare. And that'll do it from here in the Comcast sports net studios on Greg Tallinn for CSN Washington dot com. CSN Washington dot com.