Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan announced on Saturday that the club has signed right wing Pierrick Dube to a two-year entry-level contract. Dube’s cap hit is $870,000 for the 2023-24 season. His salary is comprised of $95,000 in signing bonuses and $775,000 in base salary.
Dube, a 5’9”, 172lb right-hander, was an undrafted free agent prospect. The 22-year-old forward had 16 goals and 32 points in 44 AHL contests with the Laval Rocket in 2022-23.
Dube represented France at the IIHF World Junior Championships in the B-Division. He notched nine points in five games; he was voted as the U20 WJC D1B Best Forward and helped France capture a silver medal.
Pierrick Dubé #ALLCAPS
Undrafted 2 year entry-level
$870k cap hit / $950k AAV
Breakdown Each Season:
$775k + $95k SB + $80k guaranteedhttps://t.co/EB450Lf8fI
— CapFriendly (@CapFriendly) July 1, 2023
Dube was the top player for France and had the best face-off percentage throughout the tournament at 76.19%.