Binghamton, N.Y. - The New Jersey Devils announced on Friday that they have re-signed forward Nick Lappin to a one-year, two-way contract. Devils' Executive Vice President/General Manager Ray Shero announced the news earlier today.
Lappin, 25, completed his second full professional season in 2017-18, appearing in 65 games for Binghamton and recorded 31 goals and 22 assists for 53 points with 37 penalty minutes. His goal total led all Binghamton skaters and was the fourth in the entire American Hockey League. The right-shooting forward played in six regular-season games with New Jersey during the 2017-18 NHL season where he scored only one goal.
This past season Lappin served as an alternate captain. Also, throughout 112 career AHL games, he has 48 goals and 41 assists.