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USA John Carlson

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A
TP
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5
0
2
2
+5
10
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7
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+10
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Last added: Jack Gordon
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Antti Suomela 38 24 24 48
2. Patrik Karlkvist 39 20 26 46
3. Jiri Smejkal 38 21 15 36
4. Adam Tambellini 38 18 18 36
5. Jonathan Pudas 37 10 26 36
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
33
Height
6'3" / 190 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
216 lbs / 98 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Contract
25/26
Cap Hit
$8,000,000 Powered by
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Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time AHL All-Rookie Team 1
2-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 2
1-time NHL All-Rookie Team 1
1-time NHL First All-Star Team 1
1-time NHL Second All-Star Team 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1
1-time OHL First All-Rookie Team 1
1-time OHL Second All-Star Team 1
1-time U20 WJC All-Star Team 1
1-time USHL All-Rookie Team 1
1-time USHL Second All-Star Team 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2003-04 New Jersey Rockets 13U AAA AYHL 13U 25 20 15 35 50 - |
2004-05 New Jersey Rockets 14U AAA AYHL 14U 25 15 18 33 32 - |
2005-06 New Jersey Rockets AtJHL 38 2 10 12 42 - |
2006-07 New Jersey Rockets AtJHL 44 12 38 50 96 - |
Indiana Ice USHL 2 0 0 0 6 -2 |
2007-08 Indiana Ice USHL 59 12 31 43 72 11 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0 2
2008-09 London Knights OHL 59 16 60 76 65 23 | Playoffs 14 7 15 22 16 11
Hershey Bears AHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 16 2 1 3 0 3
2009-10 Washington Capitals NHL 22 1 5 6 8 11 | Playoffs 7 1 3 4 0 6
Hershey Bears AHL 48 4 35 39 26 37 | Playoffs 13 2 4 6 8 7
USA U20 “A” WJC-20 7 3 4 7 2 8 |
2010-11 Washington Capitals NHL 82 7 30 37 44 21 | Playoffs 9 2 1 3 4 -2
2011-12 Washington Capitals NHL 82 9 23 32 22 -15 | Playoffs 14 2 3 5 8 -1
2012-13 Washington Capitals NHL 48 6 16 22 18 11 | Playoffs 7 0 1 1 4 -4
2013-14 Washington Capitals NHL 82 10 27 37 22 -3 |
USA OG 6 1 1 2 0 1 |
2014-15 Washington Capitals NHL 82 12 43 55 28 11 | Playoffs 14 1 5 6 4 3
2015-16 Washington Capitals NHL 56 8 31 39 14 16 | Playoffs 12 5 7 12 4 -2
2016-17 Washington Capitals NHL 72 9 28 37 10 7 | Playoffs 13 2 2 4 4 1
USA WCup 2 0 0 0 0 -3 |
2017-18 Washington Capitals NHL 82 15 53 68 32 0 | Playoffs 24 5 15 20 8 11
2018-19 Washington Capitals NHL 80 13 57 70 34 21 | Playoffs 7 0 5 5 6 0
2019-20 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 69 15 60 75 26 12 | Playoffs 5 0 6 6 2 -11
2020-21 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 52 10 34 44 12 -5 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 6 -2
2021-22 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 78 17 54 71 20 13 | Playoffs 6 1 4 5 2 -5
2022-23 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 30 8 13 21 6 -1 |
Projected NHL 59 16 26 42 12 -2 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
2022-12-23T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Winnipeg Jets
2022-12-22T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Ottawa Senators
2022-12-19T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Detroit Red Wings
2022-12-17T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Toronto Maple Leafs
2022-12-15T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Dallas Stars
2022-12-13T20:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Chicago Blackhawks
2022-12-11T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Winnipeg Jets
2022-12-09T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals vs Seattle Kraken
2022-12-07T18:00:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Philadelphia Flyers
2022-12-05T19:30:00-0600 Washington Capitals @ Edmonton Oilers
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 48 4 35 39 0.81 26 37 | 2 29 4 5 9 0.31 8 10
AtJHL 2 82 14 48 62 0.76 138 - | 0
AYHL 13U 1 25 20 15 35 1.40 50 - | 0
AYHL 14U 1 25 15 18 33 1.32 32 - | 0
NHL 14 917 140 474 614 0.67 296 99 | 12 123 19 54 73 0.59 52 -6
OG 1 6 1 1 2 0.33 0 1 | 0
OHL 1 59 16 60 76 1.29 65 23 | 1 14 7 15 22 1.57 16 11
USHL 2 61 12 31 43 0.70 78 9 | 1 4 1 0 1 0.25 0 2
WCup 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 -3 | 0
WJC-20 1 7 3 4 7 1.00 2 8 | 0
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Passing
19
Teamwork
18
Puckhandling
18
Speed
17
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/25/2018
06/25/2018 Extension Washington Capitals Washington Capitals
09/14/2012
09/14/2012 Extension Washington Capitals Washington Capitals
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2008, 2 #33 overall by London Knights in the OHL Priority Selection

Cult/Star player for London Knights

Cult/Star player for Washington Capitals

Career transactions
- 2008-11-13 • Signed to a three-year, entry-level contract by the Washington Capitals

Other memorable dates
- 2010-01-05 • Scored the overtime winner in the WJC final vs Canada
- 2010-01-21 • Made his NHL debut (at Pittsburgh; 1 assist, 17:43 TOI
- 2010-03-25 • Scored his first career NHL goal (at Carolina vs Manny Legace

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