Karl Alzner

Russia's Alexander Ovechkin (R) talks to Finland's Teemu Selanne at the end of the Men's Ice Hockey Play-offs Quarterfinals match between Finland and Russia at the Bolshoy Ice Dome during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014. Finland won 3-1. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Alzner: Alex Ovechkin Must be ‘Crushed’ by Early Olympic Exit

Karl Alzner feels empathy for Caps teammate Alex Ovechkin being eliminated from the Olympics Games his country is hosting. He says he “can’t imagine the feeling of having to deal” with losing that game.

02/19/2014

Brooks Laich (right) of the Washington Capitals celebrates with Mikhail Grabovski after scoring in the first period against the Edmonton Oilers at the Verizon Center on in Washington, D.C.  (Photo credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Four Capitals Veterans Talk About Rookie Hazing within Organization

Four current Caps’ veterans – Joel Ward, Brooks Laich, Troy Brouwer and Karl Alzner – were asked about rookie hazing in hockey. Here are their responses, regarding the “traditions” involving rookies that take place within the Capitals locker room.

11/06/2013

JANUARY 02: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers practices with a teammate prior to playing against the Philadelphia Flyers during the 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Citizens Bank Park on January 2, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Alzner’s ‘Heard Some Rumblings’ About Rangers as Caps’ Winter Classic Opponent

Washington Capitals defenceman Karl Alzner believes all signs are pointing to the New York Rangers as the team’s unnamed opponent for the 2015 NHL Winter Classic, after the announcement last week of the outdoor game coming to D.C. neglected to include a who or a where.

09/26/2013

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Caps Re-Sign Karl Alzner to 4-Year Deal/$2.8M per

The Capitals announced Thursday they’ve re-signed defenseman Karl Alzner to a four-year deal, worth $2.8 million per year through the 2016-17 NHL season.

07/10/2013

Goalie Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers protects the net as Matt Hendricks #26 of the Washington Capitals slides into him in an NHL hockey game at Madison Square Garden on March 24, 2013 in New York City.  (Credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Washington Capitals 2013 Offseason Roster Moves

Change was imminent for the Capitals. After losing both Matt Hendricks and Mike Ribeiro to Free Agency, here’s an updated list of all offseason transactions that will affect Washington’s 2013-14 roster.

07/05/2013

Karl Alzner

Alzner On The Junkies: ‘I Guess We’ll Find Out’ If We’re Ready For The Season

It’s been a blitz out of the gate all across the NHL, as the lockout-delayed Training Camp began Monday for teams, and the opening puck drop coming for the Capitals just five days later when play the Lightning in Tampa Bay. Karl Alzner called into the Junks Wednesday to let them know how rigorous preparation has been for the shortened 48-game season.

01/16/2013

Karl Alzner

Alzner On Caps Being Ready For Season: ‘I Guess We’ll Find Out’

Karl Alzner called into the Junks Wednesday to let them know how rigorous preparation has been for the shortened 48-game season, with just five days to prepare and learn a new offense under rookie head coach Adam Oates.

01/16/2013

Washington Capitals v Pittsburgh Penguins

Hunter Won’t Be Back As Caps Break Down The Season

Dale Hunter won’t be back with the Capitals next season as the players spoke about losing their head coach and where the team will go from here.

106.7 The Fan–05/14/2012

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Holden And Danny: Discussing The Series Loss With Caps’ Karl Arlzner “Nothing Else Matters Besides Winning”

Two days after a crushing Game 7 defeat to the New York Rangers, defenceman Karl Alzner broke his silence as a guest on Holden and Danny’s radio show Monday. A lot of questions needed to […]

106.7 The Fan–05/14/2012

Washington Capitals v New York Rangers - Game Seven

Season Over: Washington Capitals Lose Game 7 In New York

The Washington Capitals season came to a close Saturday night at Madison Square Garden thanks to Brad Richards, Michael Del Zotto and the New York Rangers who advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 2-1 victory in Game 7.

05/12/2012

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