With defenseman John Erskine listed as day-to-day with with what the Capitals are calling an upper body injury the team has recalled defenseman Nate Schmidt and has assigned defensemen Connor Carr
Last week, when it was suggested to Adam Oates that defenseman John Erskine might be pushed in training camp by young blue liners Dmitry Orlov and Tomas Kundratek, the Capitals’ second-year coach
CSNWashington.com Capitals Insider Chuck Gormley will evaluate the 2012-13 performance of each player on the Caps roster. One breakdown will occur every day in alphabetical order.
Tuesday was a good day for Capitals defensemen Steve Oleksy, John Erskine and Nate Schmidt.
For Dmitry Orlov and Tomas Kundratek, not so much.