Thread: Confirmed with Link: Caps Sign Roman Hamrlik 2yrs/3.5 per
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07-01-2011, 05:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Drake1588 View Post
The big deal, to me, is term. The Caps get a free agent veteran to ink for just two years here. Hannan? At least three, quite possibly four would be needed. GMGM needs flexibility for when he needs to adjust the money he spends on the corps when the Alzner and Carlson contracts grow.
Agree the term is important.

One thing I didn't realize earlier, I sust looked up Hamrlik's birthdate on hockeydb: Apr 12 1974..

so that 2 year contract is a 35+ contract with the Caps; for many reasons I'm glad this is only 2 years.

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