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  1. A few longtime Capitals players may be on their way outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... chart after the signings of Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik in July 2014. With Niskanen ($5.75M), Orpik ($5.5M), John Carlson ($4M), Karl Alzner ($2.8M) and Dmitry Orlov ($2M) returning next season and restricted free agents Braden Holtby, Evgeny ...

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  2. 2014-15 Rink Wrap: John CarlsonRead the original story

    Tuesday | Japers' Rink

    From Alzner to Wilson, we're taking a look at and grading the 2014-15 season for every player who laced 'em up for the Caps for a significant number of games during the campaign, with an eye towards 2015-16. Next up, John Carlson.

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  3. In new system, a career offensive year for Karl AlznerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Washington Post

    ... made by assistant coach Todd Reirden, tasked with handling the defensemen, and by spending 82 games away from John Carlson, his old partner. Instead, Alzner averaged less than 20 minutes on the second pair with Matt Niskanen and extended his ...

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  4. Gaining strength among Matt Niskanena s top offseason prioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Washington Post

    ... abilities , Niskanen developed into a reliable penalty killer, ranking only behind top-pair defensemen John Carlson and Brooks Orpik in shorthanded time. (The only other time he averaged more than two penalty-killing minutes was during his rookie ...

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  5. New system, new partner, new coach a worked out greata for John CarlsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Washington Post

    ... lines and such. The full list of published pieces can be found at the end. The defining image of defenseman John Carlson's season, the fifth straight in which he never missed a single game, occurred before every practice, away from the bright lights ...

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  6. Why the Capitals cannot and should not trade Alex OvechkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Washington Post

    ... Brouwer (21 goals) and Marcus Johansson (20 goals) produced. And Ovi's 395 shots on goal were 202 more than John Carlson , who was second on the team with 193. And it is also worth noting that Ovechkin is still producing at such a high rate that ...

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  7. Mike Green, a pending UFA, says it's 'not about the money'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | MSNBC

    ... with the Caps already committed to four blue-liners through at least 2016-17 - Matt Niskanen , Brooks Orpik , John Carlson , and Karl Alzner - unless Green is willing to provide a big discount, it remains hard to see him back next season. Mike Green ...

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  8. Playoff exit has Capitalsa Braden Holtby feeling empty after record-setting seasonRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Times

    ... on the power play, Hayes took a feed from J.T. Miller that slipped between the Capitals ' Troy Brouwer and John Carlson and found the back door wide open, with the puck already across the goal line before Holtby could gain his footing. Otherwise, ...

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  9. Playoff exit has Capitals' Braden Holtby feeling empty after record-setting seasonRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Times

    ... on the power play, Hayes took a feed from J.T. Miller that slipped between the Capitals ' Troy Brouwer and John Carlson and found the back door wide open, with the puck already across the goal line before Holtby could gain his footing. Otherwise, ...

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  10. Whata s next for the Capitals after their second-round playoff exit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Washington Post

    ... is Glencross and Tim Gleason. Given the money already invested on the blue line in Matt Niskanen, Brooks Orpik, John Carlson and Karl Alzner, it's hard to see how the Caps can afford to re-sign Green, barring a hometown discount.

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  11. At the end, Capitals felt they left their best at Madison Square GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Washington Post

    ... Lundqvist making 35 saves for the third straight Game 7 on May 13 and Kevin Hayes slipping behind defenseman John Carlson for the tying goal and Stepan pounding his third of the postseason to spark the raucous celebration. It was the blue-shirted ...

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  12. Washington Capitals Shouldn't Lump Game 7 Loss in with Previous Playoff FailuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BleacherReport

    ... and all may not be back. Other players in that group include the core: Ovechkin, Holtby, Nicklas Backstrom and John Carlson aren't going anywhere anytime soon, and neither is Brooks Laich, who has two more years and $9 million left on his contract. ...

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  13. #NHLPlayoffs: Capitals vs Rangers or Lundqvist vs OvechkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | CBC News

    Who would come out on top? The Rangers' Kevin Hayes gets tangled up with Capitals defenceman John Carlson. Game 7 between the Washington Capitals and New York Rangers had fans buzzing and tweeting with excitement.

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  14. The Capitalsa power play is a mess right now. Herea s how to fix it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Washington Post

    ... it was during the second power play opportunity of Game 5, it includes the patented one-timer of Alex Ovechkin. John Carlson has been the mid-ice point man in the Capitals' 1-3-1 power-play setup, and while the example above shows the system being ...

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  15. Is Gleason questionable? Caps summon SchmidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MSNBC

    ... dipped to just 13:28 minutes per game in the playoffs as Washington has leaned on its top-five blueliners in John Carlson , Karl Alzner , Matt Niskanen , Brooks Orpik , and Mike Green . If Gleason can't play on Wednesday, then that would mark the ...

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  16. Barry Trotz: 'I love that' Alex Ovechkin insisted Capitals will win Game 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Washington Times

    ... pulled Braden Holtby out of net with 1:42 to play - and several quality looks, including one by defenseman John Carlson at right minutes, just after Kuznetsov's goal, and a handful from Ovechkin . All told, the Capitals finished with 45 shots on ...

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  17. Silenced again in Game 6, the Capitalsa power play has a got to scoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Washington Post

    ... in Game 2 against the Islanders, waltzing untouched into the slot and rifling a wrister past Jaroslav Halak. John Carlson scored in Game 6, trickling a late first-period goal that became the only one they scored that night (and the last netted by a ...

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  18. Capitals again come up empty in chance to eliminate Rangers, face decisive Game 7Read the original story

    Sunday May 10 | Washington Times

    ... who uncorked a laser from the top of the right circle that went off Holtby 's right pad, the back of defenseman John Carlson's right skate and under Holtby 's right leg, leaving Kreider with a ripe poke-in. It was only the second power-play goal of ...

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  19. Kreider set a winning tone early and often for desperate RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | New York Post

    ... back to Derick Brassard, who fired a shot towards the net. It bounced off the skate of Washington defenseman John Carlson, and it went through Holtby's legs, trickling to the far post where Kreider jammed it in. There was just 0.3 seconds left in ...

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  20. Kreider leads Rangers to victory, Game 7 date with CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | The London Free Press

    ... Holtby. Derek Stepan won the faceoff back to Derick Brassard, who put a shot to the net. Capitals defenceman John Carlson inadvertently kicked the puck back through Holtby's legs, and Kreider quickly put the loose puck in the net .3 seconds before ...

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