Capitals’ Johansson suffers upper-body injury against Blackhawks (Updated)


The Washington Capitals will be without Marcus Johansson for the remainder of tonight’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

Johansson suffered an upper-body injury and will not return, the Capitals announced via Twitter.

Prior to tonight, the 23-year-old Johansson had eight goals and 44 points. He left the game early in the second period.

Updated: As per Katie Carrera of the Washington Post, Johansson will miss the Capitals’ season finale against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday.