The Capitals have signed former Rangers/Whale Brandon Segal to a one-year, two-way deal.
Segal played one game for the Rangers last season and played in 73 for the Whale. Segal played in the Rangers season opener against the Bruins, while Arron Asham was serving a suspension, and played 5:21, blocked one shot and took a hooking penalty.
For the Whale, Segal had 24 goals and 20 assists.
Segal signed with the Rangers last July.