Washington Capitals

 
John Carlson
current status: In training camp
Birth Date:January 10, 1990 (24 years old)
Place of Birth:Natick, MA
Shoots:R
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Washington in 2008 (1/27).
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 82 10 27 37 -3 22 5 0 0 24:30 208 0.45
Scouting Report
Assets: Can be effective in a shutdown role, due to his mobility and instincts. Has the potential to be an explosive offensive player from the back end, and also possesses great size and aggressiveness. Shoots the puck very well.
Flaws: In order to maximize his vast potential for the National Hockey League game, he must continue rounding out his play with the puck and improve his offensive decision-making. Also needs more overall consistency.
Career Potential: Talented all-around defenseman with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 2010-11
AHL All-Rookie Team 2009-10
OHL Second All-Star Team 2008-09

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