George McPhee said center Nicklas Backstrom (concussion symptoms) is progressing really well and he is not ruling out the possibility of the 24-year-old center's returning to the Capitals line
The Caps are hoping that by having surgery Mike Green will be back in 4-6 weeks.
Capitals defenseman Mike Green could be out for more than a month while he recovers from surgery to his abdomen, the team announced on Monday.
The Capitals have allowed 40 more shots than they've taken in their three-game win streak.
The Capitals can thank their power play for their home win streak.