Capitals Insider: Dmitry Orlov


Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 04/17/2014

Capitals season review: Defensemen

A look at the Capitals’ blue-liners.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:16 AM ET, 04/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, connor carrick, Defense, Defensemen, Dmitry Orlov, Jack Hillen, John Carlson, John Erskine, Karl Alzner, Mike Green, Nate Schmidt

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 03/13/2014

Capitals re-sign defenseman Dmitry Orlov

Regularly on team’s second defensive pairing, he avoids free agency in off-season.

By Barry Svrluga  |  11:49 AM ET, 03/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dmitry Orlov

Posted at 11:58 PM ET, 03/11/2014

Sluggish first period costs Capitals again

We take a look at Pittsburgh’s first goal, which encapsulates all of Washington’s first-period problems.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:58 PM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Pens, Dmitry Orlov

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 03/03/2014

Dmitry Orlov suspended two games for boarding Flyers’ Brayden Schenn

The defenseman will be eligible to return Saturday against Phoenix.

By Katie Carrera  |  04:31 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Flyers, Dmitry Orlov, NHL discipline

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 03/02/2014

Will Dmitry Orlov be suspended for boarding Philadelphia’s Brayden Schenn? (Video)

The hit and five-minute major penalty cost the Caps Sunday’s game. But was it suspension worthy?

By Katie Carrera  |  06:00 PM ET, 03/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Flyers, Dmitry Orlov, NHL discipline

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 02/07/2014

Which Capitals can play in the AHL during the Olympic break?

Here’s an explainer on which Capitals can and can’t play in the AHL during the NHL’s two-week Olympic break.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:59 PM ET, 02/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AHL, Casey Wellman, connor carrick, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, Jack Hillen, Julien Brouillette, NHL Olympic Break, Patrick Wey, Roster moves, Sochi 2014

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 02/05/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ loss to the Islanders

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss to the Islanders Tuesday night.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:50 AM ET, 02/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Isles, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Metropolitan Division, Power play, Tyson Strachan

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 01/25/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 2-1 loss to the Devils

Notes and observations from Friday’s loss in New Jersey.

By Katie Carrera  |  08:24 AM ET, 01/25/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Devils, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Jason Chimera, Michal Neuvirth, penalties

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 01/20/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-1 loss in New York

Notes and observations from Washington’s loss to the Rangers.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:00 AM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps-Rangers, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Martin Erat, Philipp Grubauer

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-3 loss in Pittsburgh

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ loss to the Penguins.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:04 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Caps-Pens, connor carrick, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Jason Chimera, John Erskine, Marcus Johansson

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 01/03/2014

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 4-3 overtime loss to Carolina

Notes and observations from Thursday’s game.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:26 AM ET, 01/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Brooks Laich, Caps-Canes, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Mike Green, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 12/18/2013

Dmitry Orlov earning more responsibility with the Capitals

The defensive prospect’s game has improved but he still has work to do in his own end, coaches say.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:11 PM ET, 12/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Calle Johansson, Defense, Dmitry Orlov

Posted at 07:35 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 5-4 shootout win over the Flyers

Notes and observations from the Capitals win over the Flyers.

By Katie Carrera  |  07:35 AM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Flyers, Defense, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, John Erskine, Mike Green, Mikhail Grabovski, Philipp Grubauer

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 12/14/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 3-2 shootout loss to Florida

Notes and observations on Washington’s loss to the Panthers.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:26 AM ET, 12/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Panthers, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Nicklas Backstrom, Philipp Grubauer, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 12/10/2013

Dmitry Orlov moves into Capitals’ top four

The Capitals defenseman was paired with John Carlson most of Sunday’s game in New York and will hold the stop again against Tampa Bay.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:19 PM ET, 12/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Defense, Dmitry Orlov

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 12/08/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ 5-2 win against Nashville

Notes and observations from the Capitals’ win over the Predators.

By Katie Carrera  |  12:43 PM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Preds, Defense, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Karl Alzner, Martin Erat, Patrick Wey

Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 12/01/2013

Five thoughts on the Capitals’ overtime win against the Islanders

Notes and observations from the win over the Islanders.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:03 AM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps-Isles, Dmitry Orlov, Five thoughts, Karl Alzner, Martin Erat

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 11/30/2013

Dmitry Orlov to make season debut against Islanders, Brooks Laich to miss second straight game

News and notes from the Capitals’ morning skate on Long Island.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:20 PM ET, 11/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Urbom, Brooks Laich, Caps-Isles, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, Injuries, Martin Erat, Michael Latta

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 11/26/2013

Why the Capitals keep recalling, but don’t play, Dmitry Orlov

According to a league source, Orlov can leave for the KHL on Jan. 1 if he hasn’t been on the active NHL roster for a total of 30 days.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:58 PM ET, 11/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, KHL, Roster moves

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Capitals recall Dmitry Orlov, assign Tyson Strachan to Hershey

The Capitals have recalled Dmitry Orlov for the fourth time in the past month.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:36 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dmitry Orlov, Roster moves, Tyson Strachan

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 11/17/2013

Open thread: Capitals vs. Blues

Discuss the game as the Capitals host Jaroslav Halak and the St. Louis Blues

By Katie Carrera  |  04:30 PM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Blues, Dmitry Orlov, Injuries, Lineups, Mike Green, Open Thread, Roster moves

Posted at 07:05 AM ET, 11/14/2013

George McPhee on Dmitry Orlov: ‘He’ll get his chance’

When will the defensive prospect appear in a game with the Capitals?

By Katie Carrera  |  07:05 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Dmitry Orlov, George McPhee, Hershey Bears, Roster moves

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 11/13/2013

Mike Green misses Capitals practice with lower-body injury (updated)

The defenseman didn’t take part in Wednesday’s practice.

By Katie Carrera  |  11:54 AM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dmitry Orlov, Injuries, Line combinations, Mike Green, Practice update, Roster moves

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Alex Ovechkin practices fully, ‘probably going to play tomorrow’

Capitals captain practices fully and seemingly uninhibited this morning, and ‘probably’ will play tomorrow.

By Chelsea Janes  |  12:55 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Dmitry Orlov

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 11/01/2013

Braden Holtby to start; Michael Latta, Alex Urbom expected in Capitals’ lineup against Flyers

Notes from the morning skate: Braden Holtby gets start. Michael Latta and Alex Urbom fit in lineup.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:09 PM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Flyers, Dmitry Orlov, Lineups, Michael Latta

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Dmitry Orlov eager to show he belongs in NHL

The defensive prospect rejoins the team during preparations for the game at Philadelphia.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:46 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps-Flyers, Defense, Dmitry Orlov

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Capitals recall Dmitry Orlov and Michael Latta, John Erskine on LTI (updated)

Washington brings up some new faces to join the big club for its first practice back from a road trip.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:54 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, John Erskine, Michael Latta, Roster moves

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Washington Capitals trim roster to 24 players

A series of moves Sunday leaves the Capitals with just one more cut to make before 5 p.m. Monday.

By Katie Carrera  |  01:44 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  connor carrick, Dmitry Orlov, Joel Rechlicz, Michael Latta, Preseason, Roster moves, Tom Wilson

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Capitals want to see all-around game from Dmitry Orlov

Can defensive prospect Dmitry Orlov make his way back to the NHL full time?

By Katie Carrera  |  12:15 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Calle Johansson, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears, Preseason, Training Camp

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Top questions facing the Capitals heading into training camp

A look at some of the top questions the Caps will answer over 18 days of training camp and eight preseason games.

By Katie Carrera  |  09:01 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aaron Volpatti, Adam Oates, Brooks Laich, Dmitry Orlov, Eric Fehr, Jack Hillen, Jason Chimera, Joel Ward, John Erskine, Martin Erat, Steve Oleksy, Tom Wilson, Tomas Kundratek, Training Camp

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 05/24/2013

Capitals season review: Defensemen

A look at the season that was for the Capitals' defensemen and what the future might hold.

By Katie Carrera  |  02:08 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dmitry Orlov, Jack Hillen, Jeff Schultz, John Carlson, John Erskine, Karl Alzner, Mike Green, offseason, Season breakdown, Steve Oleksy, Tomas Kundratek

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 04/02/2013

Open thread: Capitals at Hurricanes

Discuss the game as the Capitals take on the Hurricanes and get caught up on all the moves that altered the defense today.

By Katie Carrera  |  05:58 PM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Canes, Defense, Dmitry Orlov, John Erskine, Open Thread, Tomas Kundratek

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 03/19/2013

Dmitry Orlov 'so happy' to be healthy and back with Capitals

After recovering from two concussions, Dmitry Orlov is excited to make his season debut with the Capitals.

By Katie Carrera  |  03:58 PM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps-Pens, Concussions, Dmitry Orlov, Hershey Bears

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 03/18/2013

Capitals recall Dmitry Orlov

With Tom Poti the latest defenseman forced to leave a game with an injury the Capitals have recalled Dmitry Orlov.

By Katie Carrera  |  04:24 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Dmitry Orlov, Roster moves

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 02/09/2013

Injury updates on Brooks Laich, Dmitry Orlov and Jack Hillen

General Manager George McPhee offers updates on the injury status of Brooks Laich, Dmitry Orlov and Jack Hillen.

By Katie Carrera  |  10:15 AM ET, 02/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Dmitry Orlov, George McPhee, Injuries, Jack Hillen

Posted at 12:38 AM ET, 03/07/2012

Capitals say Carolina’s Jeff Skinner slewfooted Dmitry Orlov

Washington believes a play by Jeff Skinner was a slewfoot on rookie Dmitry Orlov and was “incredibly dangerous.”

By Katie Carrera  |  12:38 AM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Capitals Insider | Tags:  dmitry orlov