The Washington Capitals have re-signed forward Liam O’Brien to a one-year, two-way contract with an average annual value of $700,000, the team announced Monday.
O’Brien has registered one goal, one assist and 28 penalty minutes in 17 career games with the Capitals. The 24-year-old made his NHL debut on Oct. 9, 2014 against the Montreal Canadiens.
The Halifax native earned 53 goals, 108 points and 555 penalty minutes in 311 career AHL games with the Hershey Bears.
O’Brien signed with the Capitals as a free agent on Oct. 6, 2014.