John Carlson

Age 31 Jan 10, 1990
Natick USA
Defense shoots right
6'3" 191 cm
217 lbs 98 kg
ELC Signing Age 18
Waivers Signing Age 18
UFA Year 2017
Agent Richard Curran
Expansion Draft Status
Eligible
Draft Year 2008
Drafted Overall 27
Draft Round 1
Draft Team Washington Capitals

Transaction History
Apr 8, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson produced two power-play assists and four shots on goal in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Bruins.
Apr 1, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson scored a pair of goals on two shots and added two hits in Thursday's 8-4 loss to the Islanders.
Mar 26, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson tallied an assist and two shots during Thursday's 4-3 win over the Devils.
Mar 13, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson put up two assists in Saturday's 5-4 win over Philadelphia.
Mar 11, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson registered a goal on five shots in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Flyers.
Feb 27, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson notched two assists in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Devils.
Feb 25, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson dished out a pair of assists and had two shots in Thursday's 5-2 win over Pittsburgh. He also produced three hits, two PIM and one block.
Feb 21, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Sunday's 4-3 win over the Devils.
Feb 1, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson collected a power-play goal on four shots and added a pair of blocks Monday in a 5-3 loss to Boston.
Jan 29, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson tallied a power-play goal, an assist and two shots while logging 25:38 of ice time during Thursday's 6-3 win over the Islanders.
Jan 26, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Islanders.
Jan 25, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson tallied a power-play assist and three shots while logging a season-high 28:52 of ice time during Sunday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Sabres.
Jan 22, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson recorded an assist, six shots, three hits, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating before scoring the only goal in the shootout during Friday's 4-3 win over the Sabres,
Jan 15, 2021 Washington Capitals | John Carlson | Carlson recorded a goal, a power-play assist and six shots during Thursday's 6-4 win over the Sabres.
Jun 24, 2018 Washington Capitals | re-signed D John Carlson to an eight-year, $64 million contract.
Jan 7, 2016 Injured Washington Capitals | placed D John Carlson on IR.
Sep 14, 2012 Washington Capitals | signed D John Carlson to a six-year contract extension.
2020-2021 Regular Season Stats

John Carlson
GP G A P +/- PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60
Washington Capitals 42 10 25 35 -7 10 722 52.10 47.90 -2.30 48.80 -0.20 0.58 1.75
John Carlson Stats by Elite Prospects John Carlson Advanced Stats by
Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2004-2005 New Jersey Rockets 14U AAA AYHL 14U 25 15 18 33 32
2005-2006 New Jersey Rockets AtJHL 38 2 10 12 42
2006-2007 Indiana Ice USHL 2 0 0 0 6
2006-2007 New Jersey Rockets AtJHL 44 12 38 50 96
Draft Yr 2007-2008 Indiana Ice USHL 59 12 31 43 72 Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
2008-2009 London Knights OHL 59 16 60 76 65 Playoffs 14 7 15 22 0
2009-2010 Hershey Bears AHL 48 4 35 39 26 Playoffs 13 2 4 6 0
2009-2010 Washington Capitals NHL 22 1 5 6 8 310 64.52 60.09 7.04 54.71 0.06 0.19 0.97 Playoffs 7 1 3 4 0
2009-2010 USA U20 WJC-20 7 3 4 7 2
2010-2011 Washington Capitals NHL 82 7 30 37 44 1,369 57.00 50.35 -2.03 52.31 1.63 0.26 1.05 Playoffs 9 2 1 3 0
2011-2012 Washington Capitals NHL 82 9 23 32 22 1,383 45.38 50.08 0.33 47.48 -1.56 0.17 0.87 Playoffs 14 2 3 5 0
2012-2013 Washington Capitals NHL 48 6 16 22 18 810 58.21 49.75 0.32 49.25 0.40 0.44 1.19 Playoffs 7 0 1 1 0
2013-2014 Washington Capitals NHL 82 10 27 37 22 1,321 47.96 49.63 3.62 46.75 -1.11 0.18 0.45
2013-2014 USA OG 6 1 1 2 0
2014-2015 Washington Capitals NHL 82 12 43 55 28 1,379 52.14 54.19 1.81 51.94 -0.09 0.35 1.44 Playoffs 14 1 5 6 0
2015-2016 Washington Capitals NHL 56 8 31 39 14 956 58.57 51.19 -1.53 51.12 -1.03 0.31 1.32 Playoffs 12 5 7 12 0
2016-2017 USA WCup 2 0 0 0 0
2016-2017 Washington Capitals NHL 72 9 28 37 10 1,157 55.56 48.77 -3.68 51.07 -4.12 0.26 0.93 Playoffs 13 2 2 4 0
2017-2018 Washington Capitals NHL 82 15 53 68 32 1,421 52.80 47.62 1.44 49.39 1.73 0.38 1.31 Playoffs 24 5 15 20 0
2018-2019 Washington Capitals NHL 80 13 57 70 34 1,358 59.35 48.58 1.90 51.03 3.33 0.35 1.46 Playoffs 7 0 5 5 0
2019-2020 Washington Capitals NHL 69 15 60 75 26 1,196 51.70 50.10 -1.70 51.40 -0.40 0.55 1.76 Playoffs 5 0 6 6 0
2020-2021 Washington Capitals NHL 42 10 25 35 10 722 52.10 47.90 -2.30 48.80 -0.20 0.58 1.75
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Active Contract

Signing Team
Signing Date June 25, 2018
Signing Status UFA
Agent Richard Curran
Standard Contract | 8 Years $64,000,000 9.82% of cap space
2018-2019 2019-2020 2020-2021 2021-2022 2022-2023 2023-2024 2024-2025 2025-2026
Cap Hit $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
UFA
AAV $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Signing Bonuses $6,500,000 $6,500,000 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
Total Salary $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Minors Salary $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out Buy It Out

Contract History

Signing Team
Signing Date September 15, 2012
Signing Status RFA
Agent Richard Curran
Standard Contract | 6 Years $23,800,000 6.61% of cap space
2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018
Cap Hit $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667
UFA
AAV $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667 $3,966,667
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $3,800,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Signing Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Total Salary $3,800,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Minors Salary $3,800,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,000,000
Clauses
UFA Year
Signing Team
Signing Date November 4, 2008
Entry Level Contract | 3 Years $2,625,000 1.54% of cap space
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012
Cap Hit $875,000 $845,833 $845,833 $845,833
RFA
AAV $875,000 $845,833 $845,833 $845,833
Performance Bonuses $0 $0 $0 $0
Base Salary $0 $787,500 $787,500 $787,500
Signing Bonuses $87,500 $87,500 $87,500 $0
Total Salary $0 $875,000 $875,000 $787,500
Minors Salary $0 $65,000 $65,000 $65,000
Clauses
UFA Year