Mike Green


Mike Green will be sidelined for the Capitals upcoming games due to an upper body injury.


If the Capitals are going to find a way to get into the playoffs for a seventh straight season they are going to need to do it without defenseman Mike Green.


If the Capitals are to overcome a four point deficit and somehow clinch a seventh straight playoff berth, they may be forced to do so without their most experienced defenseman.


News and notes as the Capitals [34-27-12, 80 points] take on the Boston Bruins [50-17-6, 106 points] today at 12:30 p.m. at Verizon Center: