Capitals Trade For James Black

Much-traveled NHL center James Black was traded to the Washington Capitals by the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday in exchange for future considerations.

Black played the past two seasons in Chicago, but he started his third season on loan to the International Hockey League's Chicago Wolves. He scored his second goal for the Wolves Wednesday night.

Black has 33 goals and 29 assists in his NHL career with Chicago, Hartford, Minnesota, Dallas and Buffalo.

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