John Albert
    John Albert
    #16 | John Albert
    Healthy
    Stick Hand Left
    Date of Birth 1/19/1989
    Height, Weight 5'11", 179 lbs
    From Cleveland, OH
    Drafted 2007 - Rd 6 (175th Overall) by ATL
    BIOGRAPHY  
    Stick Hand Left
    Date of Birth 1/19/1989
    Height, Weight 5'11", 179 lbs
    From Cleveland, OH
    Drafted 2007 - Rd 6 (175th Overall) by ATL
    RotowireJul 3, 6:51a ET

    News

    Albert signed a one-year, two-way contract with Washington on Monday.

    Impact

    After failing to secure a call-up in either the 2014-15 or 2015-16 seasons while with the Jets, Albert spent last season playing overseas with Karpat of the Finnish league. The sixth-round pick from 2007 tallied 12 goals and 12 helpers in 42 outings -- good enough to earn a deal from the Caps. Expect the 28-year-old to start the year in the minors with AHL Hershey