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Big Night For Big John: John Carlson Records 400th Career Assist in 800th Career Game

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals’ 6-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday proved to be a big milestone night for multiple players. In addition to Alex Ovechkin reaching another power play milestone, and new addition Anthony Mantha’s first goal and … Continue reading

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Defensive Dip: Examining The Capitals Defensemen’s Performance Over The Past 5 Games

Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images Prior to yesterday’s 2-1 overtime win against the New Jersey Devils, the Capitals were struggling defensively, giving up 17 goals against over three games, a concerning 5.66 goals against per game average.

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Johnny B. Goode: John Carlson Becomes Fourth Defenseman in Capitals History to Record Six 10-Goal Seasons

Photo: Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson continued productivity on Friday night in the 2-1 overtime victory over the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center. The 31-year-old notched his tenth goal of the season in which he … Continue reading

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Capitals Beat Devils, 2-1 (OT); Dmitry Orlov Scores Game Winning Goal

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 (OT) on Friday night at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The win improves the Capitals record to 24-9-4 (52 points) on the season.

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Capitals Fall 8-4 To Islanders In Wild Tilt; John Carlson Scores Twice

Photo: Mike Stobe/Getty Images The Washington Capitals lost to the New York Islanders by a score of 8-4 at Nassau Coliseum/NYCB Live on Thursday night. The loss put the Capitals into a tie with the Islanders and Pittsburgh Penguins for … Continue reading

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John Carlson Ties And Passes Mike Green and Calle Johansson For Third All-Time In Goals Among Capitals Defenseman

Getty Images Already the franchise leader in Points and Assists among defenseman, John Carlson scored his eighth and ninth goals of the 2020-21 season in the Washington Capitals’ April 1 tilt against the New York Islanders, moving closer to taking … Continue reading

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Capitals Defense: Individual Player Performance After 34 Games

The Washington Capitals have now played 34 games of their abbreviated 56-game regular season schedule. Our last review of the Capitals’ defense was conducted back on March 3, after the first 24 games, or when 40+ percent of the season … Continue reading

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Alex Ovechkin (Lower Body) And T.J. Oshie (Personal Reasons) Miss Practice, Capitals Call-up Garrett Pilon, Mike Sgarbossa: News From Tuesday’s Capitals Practice

The Capitals returned to work on Tuesday, following a couple of days-off on Sunday and Monday. The team will practice again tomorrow before they begin their two game set with the New Jersey Devils on Thursday at Capital One Arena. … Continue reading

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Capitals Fall To Rangers, 3-1

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals fell to the New York Rangers 3-1 on Saturday evening at Capital One Arena. The loss drops the Capitals record to 20-7-4 (44 points) on the season.

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John Carlson Nets Seventh Goal of the Season; Two Goals Shy of Passing Mike Green, Calle Johansson For Third-Most Goals By A Capitals Defenseman

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson scored his seventh goal of the season Saturday night as the Capitals hosted the New York Rangers. The 31-year-old is now two goals shy of passing Mike Green and Calle Johansson (113) for … Continue reading

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