As a young defenseman in the NHL Dmitry Orlov often finds himself as a marked man, the player opposing teams want to force into making mistakes.
Too many turnovers cost the Caps a loss against the Islanders. The Caps said they will continue to fight to put themselves in a position for postseason hockey.
Adam Oates and the Caps are in need of a goalie. Between Holtby and Neuvirth the team does not have a set goalie at this point.
When Mike Green went down with a head injury in the first period of Thursday night’s 5-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets, Adam Oates knew defenseman John Carlson would see a bump in ice time.