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Karl Alzner

Karl Alzner  #27

Washington Capitals  Defenseman
NUMBER: 27 BIRTHDATE: September 24, 1988  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Burnaby, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 214 DRAFTED: WSH / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (5th overall)
2015-16 Season Scored a goal vs. COL (11/21) ... Led WSH in blocked shots (4) vs. DAL (11/19) ... Recorded an assist at DET (11/18) ... Earned an assist vs. CGY (11/13) ... Blocked four shots and was +2 at PHI (11/12) ... Scored his first goal of the season vs. BOS (11/5) ... Earned an assist at NYR (11/3) ... Tallied an assist vs. CBJ (10/30) ... Earned an assist vs. PIT (10/28), marking his first point of the season ... Led all skaters with five blocked shots at EDM (10/23) ... Was +2 in 21:24 of ice time at CGY (10/20) ... Recorded three blocked shots in 22:02 of ice time vs. CAR (10/17) ... Tallied four hits vs. SJ (10/13) ... Registered two blocked shots in 19:51 of ice time vs. NJ (10/10).
WHL East Second All-Star Team (2007) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2007) WHL East First All-Star Team (2008) WHL Defenseman of the Year (2008) WHL Player of the Year (2008) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2008) Canadian Major Junior Defenseman of the Year (2008)
Quote of the Day

It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016