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  1. Caps see preseason improvement on PKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... play games, the more it slows down." Before forward Jay Beagle left with an unspecified upper-body injury, he, John Carlson, Brooks Orpik and Brooks Laich formed the top penalty killing unit, with Niskanen, Karl Alzner, Eric Fehr and Nicklas ...

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  2. Carrick maintains positive outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    ... learned how to enter an organization as a free agent. At a recent video session, the Capitals showed clips of John Carlson firing shots off the rush. Carrick took everything in, just like he would on the Plymouth Whalers team bus, winding through ...

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  3. Mike Green misses Sundaya s practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Washington Post

    ... 32 minutes on the penalty kill all of last season, sixth among Washington defenders. For reference, PK staples John Carlson and Karl Alzner played 291 and 274 minutes in man-down situations. "I think Mike's very capable," Trotz said. "One thing he ...

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  4. Q & A With... Japers' RinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Cannon

    ... PK and need some help, and b) because no defenseman played a higher percentage of his team's PK minutes than John Carlson (who also led the team at ES and PP time on ice). Someone needs to be able to step in and help Carlson out, and the additions ...

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  5. 5 Players the Washington Capitals Would Make Available in an NHL Expansion DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BleacherReport

    ... one of Washington's more promising defensive prospects. But now that the Caps have Matt Niskanen, Brooks Orpik, John Carlson and Karl Alzner in the fold, in addition to former All-Star Mike Green, Orlov won't be protected in the event of an ...

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  6. Caps-Bruins notes: Second-line center battle on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Washington Post

    ... the following players have been scratched, though two are expected to travel as injury insurance: defenseman John Carlson, defenseman Tyler Lewington, forward Michael Latta and forward Chandler Stephenson. Latta is the only Capitals player to have ...

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  7. Trotz creates bridge between player, coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Washington Post

    ... Alex Ovechkin , Nicklas Backstrom , Troy Brouwer , Brooks Laich and Jason Chimera and defensemen Mike Green , John Carlson and Brooks Orpik . "Leadership for us is someone who can be good in the room, control the players, make sure guys don't get ...

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  8. It's All Relative: Introduction to Neutral Zone Scores For NHL DefensemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Japers' Rink

    ... defensive pair in the upcoming season might not be such a bad thing. But you knew that already . Meanwhile John Carlson 's 53.2% and Karl Alzner 's 53.6% were the fourth and second highest control percentage-against among eligible defensemen. It is ...

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  9. 2014-2015 NHL preview: Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Examiner.com

    ... meanwhile, is mediocre. Perhaps he will be an improvement, but I am not so sure. Mike Green still has talent, John Carlson and Karl Alzner have had some success before, and Dmitri Orlov is only 23. Regardless, I expect the defense to play better to ...

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  10. 2014-2015 Season Preview-Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Blue Line Station

    Washington Capitals center Marcus Johansson , Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom , Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin , and Capitals defenseman John Carlson watch from the bench against the New York Rangers in the third period in game seven of the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Is Alex Ovechkin capable of leading the Washington Capitals to a Stanley Cup birth? Will the additions this offseason help improve the hockey culture in DC? Will the Capitals finally get over the hump that is the New York Rangers in the playoffs? Those are just some of the questions posed to a Washington Capitals team that have been searching for an identity the past decade. And it still continues.

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  11. Injured Caps Wilson, Orlov on a open time framea for returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

    ... remained missing from the team's practice facility. Defenseman John Erskine has yet to arrive. Defenseman John Carlson was here, but left for his honeymoon. And then there are the two still nursing injuries, Dmitry Orlov and Tom Wilson. Wilson, a ...

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  12. Capsa Carlson excited about new regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... session. Rookie camp will begin on Sept. 11, training camp one week after that, and around that time too comes John Carlson's wedding. And yet the 24-year-old defenseman felt something resembling stasis, a certain calm as the season looms. Sticking ...

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  13. Jeff Takes the "Ice-Bucket Challenge" for ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Capitals Outsider

    ... money to the cause. Several Caps have taken part in this , including Alexander Ovechkin , Karl Alzner , John Carlson , Evgeny Kuznetsov , Eric Fehr , and who can forget Paul Bissonnette 's epic video (depending, of course, if you subject yourself in ...

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  14. Projecting Andre BurakovskyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    Over the past decade or so, the Capitals have found several stars with late first-round picks - Mike Green in 2004, Semyon Varlamov in 2006, John Carlson in 2008, and perhaps Evgeny Kuznetsov in 2010.

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  15. Mailbag: Capitals Defensive Pairings, Analytics and Evaluation and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... MacLellan did just that, adding Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik to a stable of rearguards that already included John Carlson , Mike Green , Karl Alzner and Dmitry Orlov , along with some promising prospects. Caps' management has repeatedly excused ...

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  16. Predicting Washington Capitals' Most Improved Players for 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... Niskanen in the fold on the back end, the Capitals' top six seems to be somewhat set in stone with Mike Green, John Carlson, Dmitry Orlov and Alzner likely all seeing regular minutes. But up front, there are jobs to be won, particularly within the ...

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  17. Predicting Washington Capitals' Best Player at Each Position in 5 YearsRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... management has faith in the long-term prospects of this group consisting of Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, John Carlson, Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen. Aside from them, Brooks Laich and Karl Alzner have three years remaining on their contracts, ...

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  18. Which Caps 'D' Should Run PP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... addition provides the Capitals with three right-handed defensemen with power-play credentials, Mike Green and John Carlson being the others. In the interest of killing time during the midsummer doldrums, which defenseman should anchor Washington's ...

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  19. Alzner: Signings a hugea for CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Wednesday , the 25-year-old Alzner spent most of 2013-14 ( 72.4 percent of the time, in fact ), deployed with John Carlson, and it's this particular familiarity that new assistant coach Todd Reirden referenced in discussing defensive pairings for ...

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  20. How will Capsa defensive pairings look?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... their defensive pairings for the preseason. They could lean on familiarity at first, with the chemistry John Carlson and Karl Alzner developed last season, together for more than 70 percent of their respective ice time. And though Niskanen and Orpik ...

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