ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-signed center Travis Boyd to a one-year, two-way contract ($650,000/$115,000), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.
Boyd, 23, registered 63 points (16g, 47a) in 76 games with the Hershey Bears (AHL) during the 2016-17 season, setting career highs in points, assists and plus/minus (+19). The 5’11”, 191-pound center led Hershey in points and assists last season and was named team MVP. In addition, he finished the season ranked tied for third in the AHL in assists and tied for sixth in points. Boyd was named to the AHL’s Second All-Star Team for the 2016-17 season and represented the Atlantic Division at the 2017 AHL All-Star Classic. The Edina, Minn., native has registered 118 points (38g, 80a) in 154 career AHL games with Hershey.