It’s all about fit for Belanger, Coyotes

By Craig Morgan

Eric Belanger had it all figured out.

Encouraged by a verbal agreement his agent Joe Tacopina struck with the Washington Capitals on a one-year deal worth $1.85 million, Belanger found a home in the D.C. area, enrolled his two girls in school, took himself off the free agent market and began preparing for his first full season with the NHL