Ex-Capital Watkins Signs With Austrian ClubNews: Matt Watkins signed a one-year contract with the Vienna Capitals of the Erste Bank Eishockey Liga, the top league in Austria, Alex Prewitt of the Washington Post reports. Analysis: After spending all of last season at AHL Hershey in the Washington organization, Matt Watkins will hop across the Atlantic to join a club that also bills itself as the Capitals. The 27-year-old totaled 27 points in 73 games with Hershey in 2013-14.
Watkins Reassigned To AHL By CoyotesNews: The Coyotes have reassigned Matt Watkins to the AHL on Thursday, the Coyotes' official website reports. Analysis: Matt Watkins played only one game with the Coyotes before returning to the AHL, without any NHL points.