Well, you can say this about Capitals general manager George McPhee – he’s a man of his word.
The Capitals did make any blockbuster signings in the opening hours of free agency Friday, but there were no shortage of signings within the Capitals' new division.
About two hours after Mike Ribeiro signed a four-year deal with the Phoenix Coyotes, former teammate Matt Hendricks became the second Capitals free agent to change addresses.
The face of the Ottawa Senators is on the move. According to TSN, long-time Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson has agreed on a one-year, $5.5 million deal with the Detroit Red Wings.