Capitals sign Lucas Johansen, Colby Williams to be able to entry-level contracts

Simply three times removed exchanging apart their very own first-round select inside the 2017 create, the particular California Capitals have sanctioned their very own greatest choose from 2016. The particular team launched the particular placing your signature to related to potential prospects Lucas Johansen in addition to Colby Williams to be able to entry-level contracts on Thursday night in the real 2017-18 time period.

Johansen’s provide is ideal for three years, Williams’ is ideal for two.

Washington’s initial round option inside the 2016 create, Johansen, 19, provides tallied thirty-six elements this season while using Kelowna Rockets in the WHL. She or he at present prices second among Kelowna defensemen inside elements, goals (6) in addition to helps (30).

Williams, twenty-two, is actually enjoying inside the AHL while using Hershey Offers and contains acquired 13 elements inside forty-nine game titles. Just like a individual within the real Regina Pats in the WHL inside 2015-16, Williams skilled nerve organs damage carrying out a severe laceration to be able to their own provide. She or he have been effective inside their return regarding Regina, nonetheless, together with 12 elements inside 19 game titles for your Pats. That accomplishment provides transferred for this period inside their initial professional time period.

Each game enthusiasts will remain utilizing their specific organizations for the moment. Johansen is really predicted being together with Hershey inside 2017-18.

REVISE: The particular Capitals furthermore launched Thurs the particular placing your signature to related to totally free agent forward Contractor Mitchell with a two-year, entry-level contract starting inside the 2017-18 time period. Inside thirty-one game titles while using University related to Alaska-Anchorage, Mitchell sanctioned 14 elements. The particular 22-year-old might subscribe to the particular Hershey Offers on tryout.