Defenseman Mike Green is expected to return to the lineup tonight when the Caps take on the Boston Bruins at TD Garden [7 p.m., CSN].
Brooks Orpik was going through the paces of a typically rugged hockey game in the Caps’ season opener on Thursday night when Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty took him down along the board
The Capitals and the Boston Bruins are anything but strangers. The teams have faced off early in the season, late in the season and in the playoffs.
Capitals defenseman Mike Green participated in a full practice on Friday but said he will wait until Saturday morning before deciding whether he’ll play against the Bruins in Boston [7 p.m., CSN].