Dmitry Orlov RUMORS & NEWS

  • Capitals, Dmitry Orlov still expected to reach one-year deal for this season

    Washington Post "With the start of Capitals training camp just days away, there is now optimism that the team will reach a one-year deal with restricted free agent defenseman Dmitry Orlov, according to multiple sources. While Orlov has been playing for Team Russia at the World Cup of Hockey in Toronto, his..." September 21

  • Capitals Re-Sign Dmitry Orlov

    NHL.com "The Washington Capitals have re-signed defenseman Dmitry Orlov to a one-year, $2.57 million contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Orlov, 25, registered 29 points (eight goals, 21 assists) in 82 games with the Capitals last season. The 5'11",..." September 21

  • Dmitry Orlov on whether he’ll re-sign with Caps: ‘It’s hard to say’

    Washington Post "As Dmitry Orlov’s contract negotiations with the Washington Capitals have dragged on, there’s been uncertainty building about the restricted free agent defenseman’s future with the organization. Speaking after Team Russia’s World Cup of Hockey practice Sunday night at UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex,..." September 12

  • Dmitry Orlov is still unsigned, but the Capitals see a greater role for him

    Washington Post "If there’s any uncertainty about whether Dmitry Orlov will be with the Capitals next season, Washington’s coaching staff hasn’t shown it. A restricted free agent defenseman, Orlov is still unsigned with training camp less than a month away, but when Coach Barry Trotz and Todd Reirden, recently..." August 30

  • Capitals are 'optimistic' about re-signing Dmitry Orlov

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Ready for your first-week-of-August-Dmitry-Orlov-contract-situation update? Here you go: The Capitals and the 25-year-old defenseman’s representative still are in negotiations. Although that’s not a whole lot different than what was reported a week ago, a source told CSN on Thursday that the..." August 05

  • Dmitry Orlov still needs a contract as summer winds on

    Washington Post "It’s already been a monumental summer for Dmitry Orlov. He recently celebrated his 25th birthday, got married and he’ll play for Team Russia at the World Cup of Hockey in September. But Orlov still has a contract extension to navigate with the Washington Capitals, as he’s the lone player unsigned..." July 28