Dmitry Orlov Enters COVID-19 Protocol

The Washington Capitals announced Monday morning that defenseman Dmitry Orlov has entered COVID-19 protocol.

The resultant lines and defensive pairs at morning skate:

It appears the Capitals will see the return of T.J. Oshie and Nicklas Backstrom tonight against the Bruins.

The Capitals host the Boston Bruins tonight at Capital One Arena for the first of three meetings between the clubs this season, after splitting the season series last year (4-4-0). Nicklas Backstrom led the Capitals with nine points (1g, 8a) in eight games against the Bruins in 2020-21.

By Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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2 Responses to Dmitry Orlov Enters COVID-19 Protocol

  1. Melissa says:

    Was it Nastiya who said Dima and Ovi couldn’t get it twice?

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