The numbers were encouraging for the Capitals and defenseman Mike Green, but it can take a year before an athlete fully recovers from sports hernia surgery.
It’s been more than two years since the Capitals traded goalie Semyon Varlamov to Colorado, but the first-round pick (23rd overall) from the 2006 NHL Draft still hasn’t faced his former team. But that could change early next season.
Before the season begins, the top prospects from the Capitals and Flyers organizations will face off in an exhibition at Kettler Iceplex.
With single-game tickets now on sale, CSNWashington.com is counting down the top 10 must-see Capitals games in 2013-14 (the countdown includes both home and away games).