Karl Alzner

Karl Alzner  #27

Washington Capitals  Defenseman
NUMBER: 27 BIRTHDATE: September 24, 1988  (AGE 26)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Burnaby, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 217 DRAFTED: WSH / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (5th overall)
2014-15 Recorded two points (1g, 1a) vs. NJ (3/26) ... Earned an assist at MIN (3/19) ... Tallied an assist vs. TOR (3/1) ... Earned an assist vs. PIT (2/25) ... Tallied an assist vs. NYI (2/21) ... Earned an assist vs. WPG (2/19) ... Tallied an assist vs. LA (2/3) ... Scored his fourth goal of the season vs. STL (2/1) ... Tallied an assist vs. PIT (1/28) ... Earned an assist at DAL (1/17) ... Tallied an assist at NSH (1/16) ... Earned an assist at PHI (1/8) ... Registered seven hits at TOR (1/7) ... Scored his career-high third goal of the season vs. FLA (1/4) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) at CBJ (12/18) ... Earned an assist vs. CBJ (12/11) ... Scored his first goal of the season at NJ (12/6) ... Registered three hits and was (+1) at COL (11/20) ... Recorded an assist at CHI (11/7) ... Earned an assist at CGY (10/25) ... Tallied five blocked shots in 23:10 of ice time vs. SJ (10/14) ... Earned an assist and was (+1) in 20:21 of ice time at BOS (10/11).
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 is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday