Capitals Re-sign Michael Latta

Posted on July 01, 2014 by Caps PR

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals have re-signed center Michael Latta to a two-year, $1.15 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.

Latta, 23, registered four points (one goal, three assists) and 12 penalty minutes in 17 games with Washington during the 2013-14 season. The Kitchener, Ont., native made his NHL debut against Chicago on Oct. 1, earned his first NHL point with an assist on Nov. 2 against Florida and scored his first NHL goal on Nov. 15 at Detroit. Latta was drafted by Nashville in the third round, 72nd overall, in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

The 6’0”, 212-pound center played in 52 games with the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) last season, collecting 34 points (14 goals, 20 assists) and 134 penalty minutes. Latta finished the 2013-14 campaign ranked second on the team in penalty minutes and seventh in goals, assists and points. In 183 career AHL games with Milwaukee and Hershey, Latta has registered 100 points (38 goals, 62 assists) and 434 penalty minutes.


Posted in: Sports
next up:

Capitals Sign Brooks Orpik

July 01, 2014

Two-time U.S. Olympian joins Washington Defense

Advertisement

Caps Today Schedule

Upcoming Dates

Tuesday, Sept. 23

12 p.m.: 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic Capitals uniform unveil, Nationals Park

TV: CSN, MonumentalNetwork.com


9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.: Group Blue practice (Arlington Rink)

10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Group Blue practice (Capitals Rink)

12:30 p.m.: Group Blue media availability


11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.: Group White practice (Arlington Rink)

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Group White practice (Capitals Rink)

2:00 p.m.: Group White media availability


12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.: Group Red practice (Arlington Rink)

1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Group Red practice (Capitals Rink)

3:30 p.m.: Media availability


Wednesday, Sept. 24

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Group Gartner practice (Capitals Rink)

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Group Kolzig practice (Arlington Rink)

11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Group Gartner and Group Kolzig scrimmage (Capitals Rink)

1:30 p.m.: Group Gartner and Group Kolzig media availability


7: p.m.: at Boston, TD Garden

Audio: Caps Radio Network, Caps Mobile App, WashingtonCaps.com


Thursday, Sept. 25

Day off


Friday, Sept. 26

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.: Practice (Capitals Rink)

7 p.m.: vs. Boston, Verizon Center

TV: NHL Network, CSN

Audio: Caps Radio Network, Caps Mobile App, WashingtonCaps.com


11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.: Group Pivonka practice (Arlington Rink)

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: Group Pivonka practice (Capitals Rink)

12:30: Group Pivonka media availability


12:45 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Group Hatcher practice (Arlington Rink)

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.: Group Hatcher practice (Capitals Rink)

2:15 p.m.: Group Hatcher media availability


@CapitalsPR
Get updated practice times and other news updates at twitter.com/capitalspr

WashingtonCaps.com
Get updated audio and video clips on WashingtonCaps.com

Monumental Network

For the latest video features and information, visit
MonumentalNetwork.com















Advertisement

CapitalsPR on Twitter

Capitals Shows & Videos

Advertisement
x