Washington Capitals GM Brian MacLellan said that Dmitry Orlov may be shut down for the season if his wrist doesn't improve "over the next couple of weeks."
Dmitry Orlov (wrist) has been granted permission to partake in contact during practice.
Dmitry Orlov (wrist) seems to have hit a wall in his recovery.
Dmitry Orlov (wrist) took part in his first practice with the Capitals on Monday.
The Capitals are not sure when Dmitry Orlov (wrist) will return to practice.
Dmitry Orlov can be activated off of the long-term injured reserve list on Sunday, but that doesn't mean he's close to rejoining the Capitals.
Dmitry Orlov said on Saturday that he has a lot more flexibility in his wrist.
Dmitry Orlov (wrist) is still not practicing with the Washington Capitals.
It looks like Dmitry Orlov (wrist) will start the season on the injured reserve list.
Dmitry Orlov (wrist) skated at practice on Friday but is unlikely to play in any pre-season games.
Dmitry Orlov (wrist) is slated to be ready by early October.
Dmitry Orlov suffered a broken arm during the 2014 World Championship.
Washington has agreed to a two-year, $4-million deal with Dmitry Orlov.
Dmitry Orlov has completed his two-game suspension.