ARLINGTON, Va. - The Washington Capitals have re-signed restricted free agent Mathieu Perreault to a two-year contract.
The 24-year-old center set career highs with 16 goals and 14 assists last season. He also had his first career NHL hat trick and made his Capitals playoff debut.
Perreault was a sixth-round draft pick by Washington in 2006. He has 27 goals and 26 assists in 120 career NHL games.
The Capitals announced the deal Thursday.
(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
A 19-year-old decides to catch a ride on a whale shark. (Video)
Katy Perry talks about Russell Brand and says she loves John Mayer.
A new gadget will let you know how active your dog is. (Video)
Hop-heavy beers rule these rankings of the best in the U.S.