Capitals Insider: Eric Belanger


Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 01/13/2013

Brooks Laich 'not quite ready to go'

A nagging groin injury will likely prevent the forward from being ready for the start of the season.

By Katie Carrera  |  04:39 PM ET, 01/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Eric Belanger, George McPhee

Posted at 08:05 PM ET, 08/12/2010

Source: Eric Belanger to re-sign with Caps

Eric Belanger has agreed in principle to a one-year, $1.85 million contract with the Capitals to return to Washington for the 2010-11 season, according to an NHL source with knowledge of the situation. The deal has been in the works for some time, the source said, adding that the team...

By Katie Carrera  |  08:05 PM ET, 08/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Belanger, Washington Capitals, free agency

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 03/03/2010

Caps GM George McPhee on today's moves

Caps GM George McPhee just spoke from Kettler Capitals Iceplex about an extremely busy trade deadline day. Here are some (hastily transcribed) quotes: On how busy the day was "They're always busy. ... nothing happens and then around noon it starts to happen." "I like what we did. We got...

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  05:46 PM ET, 03/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Pothier, Eric Belanger, George McPhee, Joe Corvo, Milan Jurcina, Oskar Osala, Scott Walker

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 03/03/2010

Rate the Caps' trades for Walker, Belanger, Jurcina and Corvo

Caps GM George McPhee made a lot of moves today, but were they the right ones? Vote:...

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  03:42 PM ET, 03/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Belanger, Joe Corvo, Milan Jurcina, Scott Walker

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 03/03/2010

More on new Capital Eric Belanger

Here's a quick roundup of links for more information about Eric Belanger, who joins the Caps from Minnesota in exchange for a second-round draft pick: *Above, Eric Belanger talks earlier this season about his career through the NHL and finding a home in Minnesota. *The basics. (TSN) *Jason Chimera...

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  02:13 PM ET, 03/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 03/03/2010

Deal No. 2: Caps get center Eric Belanger

(Victor Decolongon/Getty Images) An hour after getting tougher and more experienced on the wing by adding Scott Walker, the Caps have picked up center Eric Belanger from the Minnesota Wild for a second-round pick. The 32-year-old Quebec native had 13 goals and 22 assists in 60 games with the...

By Tarik El-Bashir  |  01:54 PM ET, 03/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eric Belanger