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CSN Washington Jan 26, 2015

Carlson's extra practice starting to pay off

John Carlson has hit the ice 15 minutes early for nearly every practice this season. The results have been noticeable.
Washington Post Jan 23, 2015

Caps Insider: Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby ‘a full-tilt guy’

Several years ago, defenseman John Carlson began fully noticing the focus of goaltender Braden Holtby. The Washington Capitals started pregame warm-ups with a three-on-zero drill, overmatching netminders and often rendering them targets for shooting practice. Accordingly, Carlson saw many give up, check out and stand still.Read full article >>

Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby ‘a full-tilt guy’

Several years ago, defenseman John Carlson began fully noticing the focus of goaltender Braden Holtby. The Washington Capitals started pregame warm-ups with a three-on-zero drill, overmatching netminders and often rendering them targets for shooting practice. Accordingly, Carlson saw many give up, check out and stand still. “Everyone else I’ve ever seen here was always sour […]
Japers' Rink Jan 10, 2015

Capitals vs. Red Wings Recap: Brouwer, Carlson, and Ward Lead Caps to 3-1 Win

Three goals from the Capitals were more than enough for Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals as they skate to a three to one victory on Verizon Center ice. [GameCenter - Ice Tracker - Game Summary - Event Summary - Shot Report - Faceoff Summary - Play-by-Play - Home TOI - Visitor TOI - Advanced Stats at: war-on-ice, hockeystats, Natural Stat Trick and more via Nice Time On Ice Three consecutive goals from Troy Brouwer, John Carlson, and Joel Ward had the Capitals up comfortably with 38 minutes to play as they skated to their 22nd win of the year. Detroit's lone tally from Jonathan...
Rotoworld Jan 10, 2015

John Carlson gets fifth goal in win vs. Wings - John Carlson (D) Washington Capitals

John Carlson scored for the Capitals in their 3-1 win over the Red Wings on Saturday night.

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