John Carlson has the longest active games played streak on the Capitals at 316 games. Karl Alzner is right behind him at 314 games.
On Tuesday night against the Arizona Coyotes in Glendale, Ariz., defenseman John Carlson will play in his 314th consecutive game as a member of the Washington Capitals, passing Nicklas Backstrom f
Nicklas Backstrom feeds John Carlson for the game tying goal in the first period against Edmonton. Carlson gets his first goal of the year, Backstrom gets his 500th career point.
Brooks Orpik and Brandon Prust tussled behind the net before John Carlson and Travis Moen entered the scrum.
Karl Alzner has plenty of quirks and superstitions. John Carlson shares some of his funniest Alzner stories on Table Manners with the Junkies.