DC Sports Bog: Karl Alzner


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 07:50 AM ET, 02/25/2014

Karl Alzner interviewed on local news as man on the street

Caps blue-liner appears as ‘Karl Alzner, citizen’ during an NBC Washington report.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:50 AM ET, 02/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels

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 03:28 PM ET, 01/07/2014

Caps players talk about the finer points of pranks

Locker room hi-jinks, explained

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:28 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jason Chimera, Jay Beagle, Karl Alzner, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Caps Movember update: Michael Latta still trying

Latta defenitely has the most pitiful facial hair showing, but he doesn’t seem to mind.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:00 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward, Karl Alzner, Michael Latta

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Capitals Movember update

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:09 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Movember, Steve Oleksy, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 09:49 AM ET, 11/01/2013

D.C. athletes do Halloween

A look at how some local stars dressed up and celebrated.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:49 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Gettis, Caps, Jan Vesely, Karl Alzner, Lucas Giolito, Nats, Nick Sundberg, Niles Paul, Redskins, Wizards

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 09:22 AM ET, 10/10/2013

Why Karl Alzner brought his dogs to Caps practice

The famous troublemakers almost caused some mischief again.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:22 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Pierre Garcon's bye week advice: 'Don't get into trouble'

Seems like pretty solid advice.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:10 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Connor Carrick, Denard Span, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Nick Barnett, Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 09/30/2013

Karl Alzner explains his mustache

Karl Alzner was bored. So he wanted to grow a beard. But the Caps' coaching staff isn't into that. So he grew a mustache.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:33 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 09/17/2013

Karl Alzner’s road trip back to D.C.

One hockey player, one wife, and three dogs made for an interesting road trip.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:09 PM ET, 09/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 07/29/2013

Karl Alzner's tattoo (Video)

No wonder the "homage to his native Vancouver" took two years to finish.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:32 PM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Watch Matt Hendricks and Karl Alzner fishing

Hockey players whose seasons are finished don't just go golfing. They also go fishing. Sigh. Here, fishy fishy fishy fishy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Bryce Harper writes 'Pray 4 OK' on his game cap

The Nats outfielder debuted his own personal tribute to tornado victims.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Ian Desmond, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks, Morning pixels, Nats, Rafael Soriano

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 05/13/2013

In Quotes: Caps Game 7 edition

A collection of the best words uttered about Game 7.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:50 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps, In Quotes, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Caps say there's no place like home

The home ice advantage is on everyone's mind.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Bryce Harper, Caps, Ian Desmond, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Stephen Strasburg

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 09:40 AM ET, 02/14/2013

International Valentine's Day messages from Caps, Wizards

Some international Valentine's Day sentiments from some local athletes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:40 AM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Jan Vesely, Karl Alzner, Kevin Seraphin, Marcus Johansson, Michal Neuvirth, Tomas Kundratek, Valentine's Day, Wizards

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 02/11/2013

Caps amused by fans' rubber cow sacrifice

Rubber animal sacrifices - it's only weird if it doesn't work, right?

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:30 PM ET, 02/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jay Beagle, Joel Ward, Karl Alzner, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 02/08/2013

Morning Pixels: Rubber goat and cow sacrifice at Kettler

The Caps could certainly use some mojo.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:40 AM ET, 02/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Karl Alzner, Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Niles Paul, Redskins, Terps, Wizards

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 11/01/2012

Morning Pixels: It’s Movember

A few local athletes are pledging to grow a mustache to raise awareness for men's health issues.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:51 AM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Chris Wilson, Collin Balester, D.C. United, DeAngelo Hall, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

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 03:03 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Jason Chimera’s goal face on A1 of The Post

Obama? Sort of a big deal. Chimmer? Huge, huge, huge deal.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:03 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Jason Chimera, Barack Obama, Karl Alzner, Alexander Semin

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Drew Storen puts Twitter handle on baseball glove

Nats closer’s father tweets a picture of a baseball glove with his son’s Twitter handle, @DrewStoren.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Nats | Tags:  Drew Storen, Twitter, Karl Alzner

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 04/19/2012

Caps take pictures with dogs, raise $31,000 for charity

A calendar of pics with Caps players and dogs raised money for the Washington Animal Rescue League.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:02 AM ET, 04/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps | Tags:  Capitals, Karl Alzner, Troy Brouwer, Jeff Schultz

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 04/17/2012

Morning pixels: Is Strasmas over?

Pitching for a first-place team on a gorgeous night in his home debut, the phenom can't draw a crowd. Is it all over?

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:17 PM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Caps, Beer and Cheese, Redskins, Nats | Tags:  Stephen Strasburg, Nats Park, Milan Lucic, Karl Alzner, Brian Orakpo, Rick Ankiel

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