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Washington Capitals Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
Gabriel Carlsson • #53 • D
Status:In the minors
Ht/Wt:6'5", 203 lbs.
Born:Jan 2, 1997 (25 yrs) in Orebro, SWE
Experience:5 years
Drafted:Drafted by Columbus in 2015 (1/29).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2022.
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Scouting Report
The 2015 first-round pick (No. 29) continues to struggle to earn a regular job in the NHL as he heads into what should be the prime of his career. Has tremendous size and a big point shot, but he has never been a great skater and has yet to show the skills and physical play he will need to prove capable of being an impact NHL defenseman.
Long Range Potential: Big, raw defenseman.
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