The Washington Capitals continue to have a busy day. First, they brought back Jeff Halpern and saw Boyd Gordon depart for Phoenix. Then, they traded Semyon Varlamov to the Colorado Avalanche for a 2012 first-round pick and a future second-round pick. For more on Varlamov, visit this StoryStream.
Finally, the Capitals signed winger and playoff hero Joel Ward from the Nashville Predators to a four-year, $12 million contract. For more on that signing, visit this StoryStream.