John Carlson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Capitals hope Olympics ‘energize’ John Carlson

    Washington Post "With each passing year in John Carlson’s NHL career, the Capitals come to rely on him more. His durability – he’s played every game since the start of the 2009-10 season – and ability to handle any game situation have made it easy for the Capitals to lean on him. This season, though, his ice..." February 09

  • Oates says Carlson belongs on U.S. Olympic team

    CSN Washington "Like hockey fans across North America, Capitals defenseman John Carlson will be watching Wednesday’s Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium in frigid Ann Arbor, Mich. Well, at least he’ll be watching the end of the game. Immediately following the 1 p.m. outdoor showdown between..." January 01

  • Capitals’ John Carlson out to make roster for 2014 Sochi Olympics

    Washington Post "John Carlson is far from the best-known defenseman who will be in attendance at the U.S. Olympic orientation camp this week at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington. He’s not the most experienced or decorated NHL player and has yet to compete at the highest level of international play. Carlson..." August 26