john carlson

Ilya Samsonov learning English faster than anticipated
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Chris Lingebach
December 20, 2019 - 11:00 am
With Ilya Samsonov's success key to determining the Caps' future, it's good to know teammates says he's acclimating to the U.S. quickly.
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John Carlson continues chasing down Norris Trophy
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Chris Lingebach
December 16, 2019 - 10:30 am
John Carlson is putting together the season of his life.
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Eller credits Caps' road prowess to respect for the game
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Chris Lingebach
December 11, 2019 - 7:53 pm
If it seems like the Caps keep returning home victorious, that's because they're the best road team in the NHL.
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Carl Hagelin: 'We're winners. We love winning games.'
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Chris Lingebach
December 10, 2019 - 8:47 pm
The key to the 2019-20 Capitals' dominance is simple, really. Allow Carl Hagelin to explain.
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Move over Norris. John Carlson making a case for the Hart trophy.
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Chris Lingebach
December 08, 2019 - 6:05 pm
It's been 20 years since an NHL defenseman has won the Hart trophy. Could John Carlson snap the streak? It's not as crazy as you might think.
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Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin celebrates after a Tom Wilson scored a goal.
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Ben Krimmel
December 05, 2019 - 8:15 am
The Washington Capitals need to call Fire Marshall Bill for a Fire Safety Week after Alex Ovechkin uses a blowtorch on the bench. But don't let Bill near en fuego John Carlson.
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Carlson: Caps' defense ready to take on GM's challenge
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Chris Lingebach
November 27, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Challenge accepted, John Carlson says of GM Brian MacLellan's public criticism of the Capitals' defensive consistency.
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Carlson: Garnet Hathaway suspension 'completely excessive'
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Chris Lingebach
November 20, 2019 - 3:27 pm
The NHL suspends Caps forward Garnet Hathaway three games for spitting. John Carlson reacts moments later, calling the punishment "completely excessive."
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Samsonov, Siegenthaler showing Caps have a bright future
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Chris Lingebach
November 15, 2019 - 7:45 pm
The Caps' ever-extending 'window' will remain open for as long as their youth movement thrives. So they should be comforted to know that a pair of 22-year-olds are thriving now.
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John Carlson celebrates a win with rookie goaltender Ilya Samsonov
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Chris Lingebach
November 07, 2019 - 6:29 pm
Ever modest, John Carlson says literally nothing's changed for him in his first season as an alternate captain. That matters not, as Carlson's leading the way with his play.
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