At 6 feet 4, 220 pounds, Capitals defenseman John Erskine is two inches shorter and 10 pounds lighter than teammate Jeff Schultz.
It looks like a one-game punishment for Nicklas Backstrom will turn into a one-game opportunity for Mathieu Perreault and Mike Knuble.
The last time Mike Green scored a goal gas prices were well under 4.00 and Bruce Boudreau was still employed as head coach of the Washington Capitals.
BOSTON Braden Holtby refused to break.
Not when Brad Marchand gave him a bayonet to the rib cage after a save in the first period.
BOSTON -- News and notes from Fridays practice at TD Garden as the Capitals look to even their best-of-seven opening round series against the Bruins: