Riley Sutter, the Hershey Bears’ Calder Cup champion fourth-line center, signs one-year contract extension with Capitals
One third of the Hershey Bears’ stellar fourth line that helped them power through the 2023 Calder Cup playoffs is sticking around in the organization.
The Washington Capitals announced on Tuesday that they have re-signed forward Riley Sutter to a one-year, two-way contract where he will make $90,000 guaranteed each season.
Sutters’s contract, per the Caps, will pay him $775k at the NHL level and $90k in the AHL. The deal is a $20,000 raise for Sutter compared to the salary he earned with Hershey last year.
He was a restricted free agent.