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Caps sign WHL leading goal scorer Funk to ELC

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The Washington Capitals announced the signing of forward Zac Funk to a three-year, entry-level contract on Friday.

Funk's deal carries an annual average value of $810,000 in the NHL and $82,000 in the American Hockey League.

Funk, 20, has 56 goals and 43 assists in 58 games with the Western Hockey League's Prince George Cougars this season.

A native of Coldstream, BC, Funk is in his second season with the Cougars after a trade from the Calgary Hitmen last season.

In 221 WHL games over six seasons, Funk has 108 goals and 95 assists.