If Mike Green is suspended, Dale Hunter must choose between Roman Hamrlik and John Erskine.
Watch as Alex Ovechkin calls for the puck and then sinks the Tampa Bay Lightning in overtime at the Verizon Center.
It took an some late-game heroics and an extra period, but the Caps escaped the Verizon Center on Thursday night with a huge two points.
Mike Green will have a disciplinary hearing on Friday afternoon for his hit on Tampa Bay's Brett Connolly.
It was a big win for the Capitals, but they need to start doing it consistently to make a playoff push.