Capitals Recall Center Marcus Johansson from Hershey
/ Washington Capitals
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have recalled center Marcus Johansson from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today.
Johansson (YO-hahn-son) was +1 and registered three shots in two games with the Bears on the road in Charlotte. The 20 year-old Johansson has a goal in six games for the Capitals this season.
The 6’0”, 197-pound center was Washington’s first selection, 24th overall, in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.