DC Sports Bog: John Carlson


Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 03/28/2014

NHL CBA killed Carlson and Alzner’s ‘Roommates’ videos

John Carlson and Karl Alzner’s Roommates videos are no more because of the NHL’s collective bargaining agreement.

By Ben Sumner  |  10:14 AM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Carlson, Karl Alzner

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 02/07/2014

John Kerry visits with the Caps (photos, video)

The secretary of state came to wish Team USA players good luck on their way to Sochi.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:01 AM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, John Carlson, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 01/31/2014

Caps announce this year’s ‘Courage Caps’ design

In the seventh year of the program, the campaign has donated almost $350,000 to charity.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:30 AM ET, 01/31/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Carlson, Karl Alzner, Nicklas Backstrom

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Caps’ John Carlson feted for Team USA Olympics selection

It’s been a big 24 hours for Carlson, the first Capitals player ever to make Team USA.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:00 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Carlson

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Caps players with dogs, Part II (Video)

You can never have too many photos of hockey players and dogs together.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Carlson, Karl Alzner

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 08/28/2013

Bryce Harper meets U.S. men’s hockey players (Video)

The hockey players participated in an assembly line of handshakes with the Nats star.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:59 AM ET, 08/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, John Carlson, Nats, USA Hockey

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 05/10/2013

More Alex Ovechkin promo bloopers (Video)

Keep them coming. Thank you in advance.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:26 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, John Carlson

Posted at 04:48 PM ET, 04/29/2013

Alex Ovechkin promo bloopers (Video)

Sometimes, the English language poses problems for Ovi.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:48 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, John Carlson

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 04/25/2013

The Caps and nicknames

Joel Ward is the Big Cheese, Jack Hillen is George Jr., and several other Caps nicknames you may or may not know.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:05 PM ET, 04/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jack Hillen, Joel Ward, John Carlson, Karl Alzner, Steve Oleksiy, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 02/27/2013

Morning Pixels: Wizards blaming losses on sorcery?

It's almost as weird as naming a team "Wizards."

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:27 AM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jayson Werth, John Carlson, Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Nats, Troy Brouwer, Wizards

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 02/26/2013

Adam Oates praises John Carlson's new haircut

After the Caps blue-liner sheds his locks, his coach says 'it's nice to have a little bit cleaner a LITTLE bit cleaner -- look.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:29 PM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, John Carlson

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 02/06/2013

Last Thing: John Carlson has a lucky Valentine

John Carlson on pranks, jokes, and his Valentine's Day plans.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:43 PM ET, 02/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Carlson, Last Thing

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 02/05/2013

Caps players react to Nicklas Backstrom garden gnome

Media at Kettler today got to give Caps players a first look at the giveaway. That was fun.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:08 PM ET, 02/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Caps, Giveaways, John Carlson, Nicklas Backstrom, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 02/01/2013

Caps players discuss best-looking teammate

Not all of the Caps think Mike Green is the best looking.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:51 AM ET, 02/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Braden Holtby, Caps, Eric Fehr, Jason Chimera, Jay Beagle, Joel Ward, John Carlson, Mike Green

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 01/08/2013

Mike Green's lockout beard

Coming back from the Canadian wilds, or wherever he was, Mike Green looks ready for the playoffs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:04 PM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Capitals, John Carlson, John Erskine, Mike Green, NHL lockout

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 01/07/2013

Morning Pixels: Mike Shanahan, RGIII's knee and the media

Prominent media members line up to say that Mike Shanahan made the wrong call with Robert Griffin III.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:49 AM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, John Carlson, Mike Shanahan, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 12/31/2012

D.C. athletes supporting the Redskins

It's one big happy D.C. sports family.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:07 AM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Denard Span, Gio Gonzalez, Ian Desmond, John Carlson, John Erskine, Monique Currie, Mystics, Nats, Redskins, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 10/05/2012

D.C. athletes on the runway (Photos)

Redskins and Caps players model at a charity show benefiting victims of domestic violence.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:33 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Chris Baker, DeAngelo Hall, John Carlson, Karl Alzner, Kedric Golston, Lorenzo Alexander, Redskins, Reed Doughty

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Lorenzo Alexander, Kedric Golston prepare to walk the runway

Local athletes lend their runway walks to Becky's Fund for tonight's Walk This Way charity fashion show.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:42 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Mitchell, Caps, Gary Clark, John Carlson, Karl Alzner, Kedric Golston, Lorenzo Alexander, Mathieu Perreault, Redskins, Reed Doughty

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 09/17/2012

John Carlson, Brooks Laich fashion features

These two Caps may have found a lockout hobby.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:51 AM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Brooks Laich, John Carlson

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 08/30/2012

Morning pixels: Redskins bubble guys speak out

For some of the players trying to make the Redskins’ final roster, it’s going to be a long two days.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:46 AM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  D.C. United, Caps, College Football, Nats, Redskins | Tags:  Brandon Banks, Anthony Armstrong, Dezmon Briscoe, Aldrick Robinson, Doug Worthington, Roy Helu, Evan Royster, Kirk Cousins, Rex Grossman, Davey Johnson, John Carlson, Bryce Harper, Robert Griffin III, RGIII

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 04/09/2012

John Carlson does not like how the Hunger Games ended

Karl Alzner and John Carlson give a peek at what it’s like to be road roommates.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:26 AM ET, 04/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Caps, John Carlson, Karl Alzner