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John Carlson

John Carlson  #74

Washington Capitals  Defenseman
NUMBER: 74 BIRTHDATE: January 10, 1990  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Natick, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 215 DRAFTED: WSH / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (27th overall)    Prospect Bio
2015-16 Season Tallied two assists vs. WPG (11/25) ... Recorded a season-high seven blocked shots vs. EDM (11/23) ... Scored a goal vs. COL (11/21) ... Led WSH in ice time (25:12) vs. TOR (11/7) ... Registered two points (1g, 1a), including his 200th NHL point, vs. BOS (11/5) ... Led all skaters in ice time (28:19) at FLA (10/31) ... Led Washington in ice time (24:01) and blocked shots (3) vs. CBJ (10/30) ... Led all skaters in ice time vs. PIT (10/28) ... Recorded his third career three-assist game at EDM (10/23) ... Earned an assist at VAN (10/22) ... Tallied an assist at CGY (10/20) ... Scored a goal vs. CAR (10/17) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) vs. CHI (10/15) ... Played in his 400th NHL/Capitals game and led all skaters in ice time (25:10) vs. SJ (10/13) ... Earned two assists vs. NJ (10/10).
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 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