Braden Holtby is in and Alex Semin is out.
Holtby led the Capitals onto the ice for warmups tonight in Philadelphia, a sure sign hell get his second consecutive start between the pipes.
When defenseman Mike Green returned to the Capitals lineup after missing 47 of 50 games with ankle and abdominal injuries, he said he knew it would take some time for his body to adjust to the pace
Sudden thoughts and second thoughts as the Capitals enjoy a well-earned day off after Monday nights 5-3 win over the Red Wings in Detroit and rest up for Thursday nights showdown in Philadelphia:
DETROIT -- Maybe it was the hour of sleep they lost while their chartered flight was grounded by fog late Sunday night.
The only good thing to come out of Sunday nights 5-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks was the news that followed about an hour later while the Capitals were boarding their charter flight for Detroit,