The defensive prospect's game has improved but he still has work to do in his own end, coaches say.
Can defensive prospect Dmitry Orlov make his way back to the NHL full time?
Coach Adam Oates on John Erskine: “He’s not losing his job. He’s not. It’s not even up for grabs. He’s top four on our team.”
Assistant coach Calle Johansson's full comments about how they Capitals want all defensemen to be prepared to jump up in the play.
The Capitals' new coaches have 'definitely given the green light for defensemen to get up in the play.'