A familiar face was missing from the Capitals starting lineup. Mike Green has been nursing an upper body injury and while he will make the trip with the team to Boston, he might not play.
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].
Barry Trotz didn’t want to take any chances with losing defenseman Mike Green for an extended period of time with an upper body injury, so he’s sitting him out of tonight’s season opener against t
From the time Alex Ovechkin and Company first dipped their toes in the playoff waters in 2008, the expectations on the Washington Capitals was like a staircase with no ceiling.