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Digest: Capitals re-sign Kundratek, place Schultz on waivers

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Capitals re-sign Kundratek, place Schultz on waivers

The Capitals re-signed defenseman Tomas Kundratek to a two-year contract, the team announced Tuesday. Kundratek, 23, will earn $550,000 on a one-way deal in 2013-14, but in 2014-15 it switches to a two-way contract worth $550,000 at the NHL level and $150,000 in the American Hockey League. It's an opportunity for Kundratek, who was an impending restricted free agent, to show he can stick in the NHL for a full 82-game season after appearing in 25 games (one goal, six assists) with the Capitals last season. The Capitals also placed defenseman Jeff Schultz on unconditional waivers; Schultz, 27, will...

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