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Wizards officially acquire Hinrich from Bulls for rights to draft pick


Hinrich officially acquired from Bulls for rights to draft pick

Washington Wizards president Ernie Grunfeld announced Thursday that the team has officially acquired 6-foot-3 guard Kirk Hinrich, the draft rights of first-round pick Kevin Seraphin — a 6-9, 240-pound forward — and cash considerations from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for the rights to Vladimir Veremeenko, a second-round draft pick of the Wizards in 2006. Hinrich has career averages of 13.4 points, 5.8 assists, 3.4 rebounds and 1.3 steals per game over 514 games (433 starts) in seven seasons with Chicago.

More Wizards: Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic will televise all five Wizards games of the 2010 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. The coverage will be highlighted by John Wall's first appearance with the Wizards since being selected by the team first overall in the 2010 NBA draft last month. The Wizards play the Golden State Warriors on Sunday at 8 p.m., the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday at 10 p.m., the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday at 8 p.m., the New Orleans Hornets next Friday at 8 p.m. and the New York Knicks on July 17 at 4 p.m.

Et Cetera

Fehr agrees to 2-year deal; camp to begin Monday

The Washington Capitals signed right wing Eric Fehr to a two-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Fehr, 24, set career highs in goals (21), assists (18), points (39), plus-minus (+18) and shots (145) while averaging 12:07 of ice time. He finished seventh on the team in goals and ninth in plus-minus rating.

More Capitals: Twenty-three Capitals prospects, including all five selections from last month's NHL draft, will participate in the team's annual development camp Monday to July 17 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. The camp includes on- and off-ice workouts led by head coach Bruce Boudreau and his staff. Among the confirmed participants are Capitals first-round draft picks Evgeny Kuznetsov (2010), Marcus Johansson (2009), Anton Gustafsson (2008) and Joe Finley (2005).

Major League Lacrosse: The Chesapeake Bayhawks will have midfielder Kyle Dixon, defenseman Joe Cinosky (Maryland) and faceoff specialist Alex Smith on Saturday night for their game against the Boston Cannons at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. The trio then will play at the world championships Thursday through July 24 in Manchester, England.


Varsity: The Under-13 Girls PSC Baltimore 97 team won the U.S. Youth Soccer Region 1 Olympic Development Program championship last weekend in Huntington, W.Va. Among the team members are Casey Martinez, a granddaughter of former Orioles pitcher Tippy Martinez who will attend McDonogh, and Anna Borkowski, who will attend Mercy.

Men's college lacrosse: Salisbury named seniors Nick Mooney, Johnny Rodriguez (Mount St. Joseph), Shawn Zordani and Collin Tokosch (Broadneck), along with junior Sam Bradman, captains of the 2011 team.

—From Sun staff and news services

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