Tag Archives: John Carlson

Capitals Down Ducks, 4-3 (SO)

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals downed the Anaheim Ducks, 4-3 in the shootout Monday night at Capital One Arena. The victory improves the Capitals record to 16-4-6 (38 points) on the season. They remain atop the Metropolitan Division, three points ahead … Continue reading

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Sheary, Oshie Take Line Rushes In Capitals’ Practice; Hagelin, Carlson, Hathaway Take Maintenance Days

Center Nicklas Backstrom (who has yet to play this season due to a hip injury), right-wing T.J. Oshie (has missed six straight games and 16 of the last 17 with two different lower-body injuries), and left-wing Conor Sheary (has missed … Continue reading

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Capitals Hammer Habs, 6-3; Carlson, Kuznetsov Each Tally Goal, Assist; Ovechkin Earns Three Helpers

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals crunched the Montreal Canadiens by a score of 6-3 at Capital One Arena on Wednesday night. The victory lifted the Capitals into a tie with the Carolina Hurricanes, who have three games in hand, for … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin Scores Power Play Goal Against San Jose Sharks — 743rd Career Goal And 272nd On The Power Play

Photo: Kavin Mistry/NHLI via Getty Images Alex Ovechkin scored a power play goal 13:58 into the first period against the San Jose Sharks Saturday night, giving the Capitals an early 2-0 lead. It was his thirteenth goal of the season … Continue reading

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The Blueline Pipeline: Assessing The Capitals Organizational Depth On Defense

It’s beneficial to regularly conduct a “big picture” review of an organization’s depth by position in order to attain perspective and insight regarding the status of certain attributes of the organization. The periodic review is also essential in identifying future … Continue reading

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Assessing The Capitals Defensemen Through The First 8 Games Of The Season

Through eight games to start the 2021-22 regular season, the Capitals’ defensemen have largely performed well. It’s especially hard to complain when the team is 5-0-3 and have yet to lose a game in regulation.

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T.J. Oshie Records Hat Trick, Alex Ovechkin Scores Two Goals In Capitals’ 7-5 Victory Over Senators North Of The Border

Photo: Andre Ringuette/NHLI via Getty Images The Washington Capitals downed the Ottawa Senators, 7-5, Monday night at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa, Canada. The victory improves the Capitals record to 4-0-2 (10 points) on the season.

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Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov Scores First Goal of the Season Against Avalanche, Picks Up Fourth Point in Three Games

Screencap: @Capitals Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his first goal of the season Tuesday night as the team clashed with the Colorado Avalanche at Capital One Arena.

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Capitals Beat Flyers, 5-3, in Preseason Finale; Ovechkin Leaves With Lower-Body Injury

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty The Washington Capitals beat the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 5-3 in Friday’s preseason finale at Capital One Arena. Goaltender Ilya Samsonov made 22 saves in the victory.

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Devils Down Capitals, 5-4, On Late Power-Play Goal; John Carlson Strikes Twice

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-4 at Capital One Arena on Wednesday night and dropped to 0-1-1 in the 2021-22 NHL preseason. Goaltenders Zach Fucale, who stopped 12 of 15 … Continue reading

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