Damien Riat Continues Scorching Hot Streak, Scores Two More Goals vs. Lugano On Thursday

Photo: Geneve-Servette

Washington Capitals prospect Damien Riat, who was left off of the Capitals training camp roster, has been on a hot streak for his loaner club Geneve-Servette. Riat would notch two more goals on Thursday against Legano.

Riat’s first goal came early in the contest to give Geneve-Servette a 2-1 lead. Former Washington Capital Daniel Winnik found Riat sitting unfettered in front of the net.

Riat’s second goal highlighted his excellent shooting skills, going top-right corner from the right circle.

Lugano would win the game, 7-3.

For the season Riat has seven goals and 11 assists (18 points) in 19 games played.

By Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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