Keith Aucoin signs 2 year deal with Caps
July 3, 2008
Former BC Icemen, Keither Aucoin, has a signed a 2 year deal with the Washington Capitals after playing the last 3 years in the Hurricans system.
Arlington, VA (Sports Network) - The Washington Capitals signed center Keith Aucoin to a two-year contract, the team announced on Thursday. Per club policy, financial terms were not disclosed.
Aucoin, 29, split last season between the Carolina Hurricanes and Albany of the American Hockey League. In 38 games at the NHL level, Aucoin tallied five goals and eight assists.
The 5-foot-9, 187-pound center has played in 53 games over parts of three seasons with Carolina, posting five goals and 10 assists.
Aucoin has played 7 years in the AHL and NHL since his pro debut in Binghamton. He has 5 goals and 10 assist in 53 NHL games. In 435 career AHL games he has scored 134 goals and 299 assists for 433 points.