Capitals Insider: USA Hockey


Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 02/09/2014

Capitals hope Olympics ‘energize’ John Carlson

It’s been a grueling season for the Caps’ defenseman but Coach Adam Oates isn’t worried about the Olympics having a negative impact.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:00 AM ET, 02/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Defense, John Carlson, Sochi 2014, U.S. Olympic men's hockey team, USA Hockey

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 01/01/2014

Capitals’ John Carlson named to 2014 U.S. Olympic team (updated)

The Capitals defenseman will represent the United States in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

By Katie Carrera  |  04:57 PM ET, 01/01/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, John Carlson, Sochi 2014, U.S. Olympic men's hockey team, USA Hockey

Posted at 08:01 AM ET, 08/26/2013

No skating, just team-building at U.S. Olympic camp

No hockey federations had players skate at Olympic orientation camps this summer, but Capitals defensemen John Carlson and Karl Alzner say it might not matter too much.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:01 AM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Carlson, Karl Alzner, Sochi 2014, USA Hockey

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 07/24/2013

USA Hockey focused on Sochi and future at Olympic camp

USA Hockey wants to give young players a glimpse of Olympic preparations at orientation camp.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:52 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Poile, John Carlson, Sochi 2014, USA Hockey

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 07/22/2013

USA Hockey sets Olympic camp roster

Check out the full list of invitees to US Olympic camp, which will be Aug. 26-27 at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington.

By Katie Carrera  |  06:10 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sochi 2014, USA Hockey

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 07/22/2013

Holtby, Green, Alzner invited to Canada's Olympic camp; Carlson, to U.S. camp; Ovechkin, Kuznetsov among Russia invitees

Three Caps are among the 47 invitees to Hockey Canada's orientation camp ahead of the 2014 Olympics in Sochi.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  02:28 PM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Alexander Semin, Braden Holtby, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Karl Alzner, Marcus Johansson, Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom, Olympics, Sochi 2014, USA Hockey

Posted at 05:27 PM ET, 07/19/2013

No on-ice practices at USA Hockey Olympic camp

Players will not take part in on-ice practices at the USA Hockey Olympic orientation camp at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in August.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:27 PM ET, 07/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sochi 2014, USA Hockey