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John Carlson
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John Carlson  #74

Washington Capitals  Defenseman
NUMBER: 74 BIRTHDATE: January 10, 1990  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Natick, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 212 DRAFTED: WSH / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (27th overall)    Prospect Bio
2015 Playoffs Recorded four blocked shots in 24:36 of ice time in Game 3 at NYI (4/19) ... Tallied an assist in Game 2 vs. NYI (4/17) ... Led Washington in ice time (23:03) in Game 1 vs. NYI (4/15). 2014-15 Regular Season Recorded career highs in goals (12), assists (43) and points (55) ... Ranked tied for second among NHL defensemen in primary assists (24), tied for fourth in assists (43), tied for fifth in points (55) and tied for 11th in goals (12) ... Also ranked tied for second in the NHL among US-born skaters in assists and third in the NHL in blocked shots (200) ... Led Washington in ice time (23:04) ... Played in his 82nd game of the season vs. NYR (4/11), marking the fifth consecutive season he has appeared in all of Washington s games ... Boasts the second-longest consecutive games played streak in Capitals franchise history (376), trailing Bob Carpenter (422).
USHL All-Rookie Team (2008) USHL Second All-Star Team (2008) OHL Second All-Star Team (2009) Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2009) AHL All-Rookie Team (2010) NHL All-Rookie Team (2011)
Quote of the Day

It's a moment that I've thought about for a very long time. It definitely feels great to get it out of the way. I couldn't have dreamed a better situation. I'm so thankful for this.

— Flames forward Sam Bennett after scoring his first career NHL goal in a Game 3 win vs. the Canucks