How tight are the Eastern Conference standings these dayd? The Capitals jumped from 12th to seventh with Thursday nights 1-0 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Capitals general manager George McPhee was secretive about Mike Greens whereabouts but confirmed on Wednesday that the All-Star defenseman will not require surgery to repair what is believed to be
Capitals defenseman Mike Green is scheduled to visit with a groin specialist and is expected to join the team in Winnipeg on Thursday, coach Dale Hunter said.
It's hard to imagine anyone in the Capitals organization -- let alone any of their fans -- not liking the realignment that was approved by the NHL Board of Governors Monday night.