The Washington Capitals announced the re-signing of restricted free agent forward Zach Hamill to a one-year contract. The 5'11, 180 lb Hamill played 16 games for the Boston Bruins last season, posting 2 assists and a +3 rating. Over parts of 3 seasons, Hamill has 4 assists and a +5 rating in 20 NHL games. Hamill, who will turn 24 during training camp, was acquired from the Bruins in May in exchange for F Chris Bourque. A veteran of 256 AHL games, Hamill is expected to start the season with the Hershey Bears.
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