Back in July, when Capitals defenseman John Carlson was one of 48 players invited to Team USA’s Olympic orientation camp, he said it would be “unreal” to make the final 25-man roster.
Today could be a day John Carlson will remember for the rest of his life, or one he’d rather forget.
Like hockey fans across North America, Capitals defenseman John Carlson will be watching Wednesday’s Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium in frigid Ann Arbor, Mich.
With Washington tied 1-1 against Carolina, the John Carlson scored on a slapshot to give the Capitals a 2-1 lead on Friday night. Watch here.