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Dec 18, 2014
Rotoworld
John Carlson has been putting in extra work before the Capitals' practices lately.
Japers' Rink Dec 19, 2014

Friday Caps Clips: Last Goal Wins

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Recaps of last night's OT thriller in 'Lumbus, good and bad news about John Carlson and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's OT win over the Jackets from us, Vogs, Monumental video (Trotz, Alzner, Green, Holtby, Brouwer, Fehr, Latta, highlights), NHL.com, AP, The Score, WaPo (gamer, blog), CSNW, Frankovic, DSP, Stars and Sticks, RMNB, BrooksLaichyear, Union Blue and The Cannon. John Carlson might be getting a phone call from the League after this little shot to the head of...
Rotoworld Dec 18, 2014

John Carlson's extra work is paying off - John Carlson (D) Washington Capitals

John Carlson has been putting in extra work before the Capitals' practices lately.
Washington Post Dec 17, 2014

John Carlson could be on track to become seventh Capital to reach 50 assists in a season

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Sometime around Thanksgiving, John Carlson approached Todd Reirden, the assistant coach charged with guiding the Washington Capitals’ defensemen, and asked for a favor. Reirden envisions long-term plans grounded in daily improvements for his charges, laying out goals and the route to reach them. Now, Carlson wanted extra work getting there.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Dec 16, 2014

Carlson currently on hot streak

John Carlson is playing well right now and has been racking up the points during this stretch.
CSN Washington Dec 7, 2014

Carlson: 'We were good offensively all night'

John Carlson of the Washington Capitals spoke about winning in his hometown and the team's offensive performance against the Devils.
Washington Post Dec 3, 2014

Caps Insider: John Carlson, Brooks Laich look strong in second straight loss

Sometime several days ago, Matt Niskanen heard fellow Capitals defenseman John Carlson talking about “a squeaker or a bounce.” Carlson had scored two goals this season, one more than Niskanen, but none since Nov. 2. So Carlson hoped for some “puck luck,” as they call it. Or maybe, he hoped for an outing such as Tuesday night. Read full article >>

John Carlson, Brooks Laich look strong in second straight loss

Sometime several days ago, Matt Niskanen heard fellow Capitals defenseman John Carlson talking about “a squeaker or a bounce.” Carlson had scored two goals this season, one more than Niskanen, but none since Nov. 2. So Carlson hoped for some “puck luck,” as they call it. Or maybe, he hoped for an outing such as […]
CSN Washington Dec 2, 2014

Capitals fall to Canucks despite Carlson's two goals

John Carlson notched his first multi-goal game and Brooks Laich tied it in the third period, but the Vancouver Canucks edged the Capitals 4-3 on Tuesday night.

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