Number 27 in your program will now read D Karl Alzner. The Caps Media Relations blog has the story.
wore 27 with the Calgary Hitmen and the Canadian National Junior Team.
Alzner and Mike Green both idolize Scott Niedermayer of the Anaheim
Ducks, who has worn No. 27 for years. Green also wore 27 in the WHL and
flirted with the idea of changing this summer, but decided to stick
with 52. When he did that, it freed up 27 for Alzner.“
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