The Capitals recalled forward Chandler Stephenson from AHL Hershey to join the team on their road trip, GM Brain MacLellan announced Tuesday.
Stephenson, 22, made his NHL debut last season and appeared in nine games for the Capitals.
In the AHL this season, Stephenson has tallied 24 points on six goals and 18 assists for Hershey.
He will join the team as it prepares to take on the Ottowa Senators tonight (coverage begins at 7 p.m. on CSN). The two games remaining on the road trip are against the New Jersey Devils and New York Islanders.
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