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 and Belanger have some history.
*Related: Trading for a second-round pick well worth the gamble. ( The Hockey News )
*"Meanwhile, the Washington Capitals traded a second-round pick for Eric Belanger of the Minnesota Wild, which pretty much confirms our theory that the Caps believe they can grind down the forwards on the Penguins and Flyers with their own depth at forward, and not have to worry about adding many significant bodies on the blue line." ( Puck Daddy )
*Belanger a second option for defensive zone faceoffs. ( NHL.com )
More to come.