Caps sign '03 draft pick Werner to two-year deal
Updated: March 14, 2006, 5:17 PM ETAssociated Press
WASHINGTON -- The Washington Capitals signed 2003 draft pick Stephen Werner to a two-year contract on Tuesday.
The 21-year-old right winger had 116 points in 143 games for Massachusetts, making him the fourth-leading scorer in school history. He led the team in goals with 13 this season.
The third-round pick played on the gold medal U.S. team at the 2004 world junior championship.
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