Caps re-sign Johansson for two years

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 9/07/2013 8:26 am

Arlington, VA (Sports Network) - The Washington Capitals have re-signed center Marcus Johansson to a two-year contract worth $4 million.

Johansson, selected by the Capitals with the 24th overall pick of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, will earn $1.825 million for the upcoming season and $2.175 million next year.

The 22-year-old native of Sweden notched six goals and 16 assists for 22 points in 34 games during the shortened 2013 campaign. He was coming off a career-best 2011-12 season, scoring 14 goals with 32 assists for 46 points in 80 games.

In 183 regular-season games, all with Washington, Johansson has 33 goals and 62 assists for 95 points. He has also registered four goals and seven assists in 30 playoff games.

State Farm Athlete of the Week
Click to submit your Athlete of the Week
Know an outstanding high school athlete? We want to highlight them on the FOX 34 State Farm Athlete of the Week.

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.