Tag Archive: Dmitry Orlov

May 06

Three more Capitals participating in 2014 IIHF World Champioship

Already we know that a total of six Washington Capitals players are participating in the 2014 IIHF tournament. For the stories about those six Capitals go here and here.  Now the total number is up to nine as Mikhail Grabovski, Philipp Grubauer and David Leggio will be in the tournament as well. I think it …

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May 06

Three Capitals to represent Russia in 2014 IIHF World Championship

The Washington Capitals will be well represented in the 2014 IIHF World Championship. Alex Ovechkin, Evgeny Kuznetsov and Dmitry Orlov will be representing team Russia in the tournament.  Troy Brouwer, Joel Ward and Jason Chimera will be representing Canada in the tournament, that story can be found here. Here is the Capitals press release.

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Mar 13

Capitals re-sign Orlov

The Washington Capitals have announced today that they have re-signed defenseman Dmitry Orlov to a two-year contract extension.  Orlov is only 22 years old and still has improvements to make but adds depth on the Caps defense. Orlov is a puck mover on defense and has good offensive skills but he still needs to get …

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Nov 22

2011-2012 Washington Capitals Player Profile: Dmitry Orlov

Dmitry Orlov is widely considered to be the Washington Capitals’ top prospect, and though his NHL career so far has been very short, he’s proven that he won’t be considered a prospect for very long. Orlov was the 55th overall pick by the Washington Capitals in the 2009 NHL draft. He made his North American …

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Nov 21

Capitals Recall Dmitry Orlov From Hershey, Set To Make NHL Debut Tonight

The Washington Capitals, who are clearly missing Mike Green’s presence on the blue line, have called up defenseman Dmitry Orlov in an effort to try to make up for the production and presence of Mike Green. Orlov is widely considered to be the Capitals’ top prospect and has been compared to Mike Green. While Orlov …

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