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Japers' Rink Mar 25, 2017
Saturday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Coyotes Game Day

Saturday Caps Clips: Capitals vs. Coyotes Game Day

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Previewing a visit from the ‘Yotes, Connolly gets a Masterton nod and more. Your savory breakfast links: Previews of tonight's clash with the Coyotes from Vogs and Peerless, and be sure to visit our SB Nation pals over at Five for Howling for the other side of tonight's matchup. The arrival of Kevin Shattenkirk in DC, and on the Caps' power play, has meant a change in John Carlson's usage with the extra man. [WaPo] Washington is so often a divided place, and now more than ever... but the quest for the Cup offers some respite and a rare bit of...
Japers' Rink Mar 16, 2017
With a Clear Head, Shattenkirk Returns from Suspension

With a Clear Head, Shattenkirk Returns from Suspension

The suspension may have given Shattenkirk and opportunity to learn Among the Capitals’ defensemen at Thursday’s morning skate leading up to the Capitals match-up against the Nashville Predators was Kevin Shattenkirk, casually ripping shots from the blue line from feeds from John Carlson. Thursday night’s game will mark Shattenkirk’s first effort since his two-game suspension for a boarding penalty against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Kevin Gravel. Shattenkirk, who has recorded four assists in his first six game with the Capitals, is eager to get back into the lineup to continue the...
Japers' Rink Mar 13, 2017
Is It Time For a Break Up On The Blueline?

Is It Time For a Break Up On The Blueline?

A look at a pair of mainstays on the Caps’ back end, and if they should take some time apart. John Carlson and Karl Alzner are the two longest tenured members on the blueline in the Nation’s Capital, and due largely in part to the fact that they skated nearly 2000 minutes together from 2010-2012, they’re largely perceived as two peas in a pod. But the reality is since those first two years, Carlzner have only skated 900+ minutes together twice, in 2013-2014 and then again in the current campaign. In the remaining seasons (‘12-’13, ‘14-’15, ‘15-’16), they never breached 80...
Rotoworld Mar 13, 2017

John Carlson scores in loss to Ducks - John Carlson (D) Washington Capitals

John Carlson scored in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks.
Japers' Rink Mar 12, 2017
Capital vs. Ducks 3rd Period Thread

Capital vs. Ducks 3rd Period Thread

Second period goals from Corey Perry, Ryan Kesler, Rickard Rakell, and John Carlson have the Ducks ahead of the visiting Capitals 3 to 1 after forty minutes. Third period ahead. Tweets from @JapersRink/tweet-tweeters

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