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CSN Washington Oct 14, 2014

Mike Green: 'We definitely want to be more physical'

Mike Green showed a sense of physicality in his return on Saturday against the Bruins and told CSN Washington that the Capitals are aiming to be more physical this year as a unit.

With goal, Mike Green gets off to good start in season debut for Captials

BOSTON — Mike Green and Milan Lucic faced one another, postures rigid by the Washington bench, like two school kids having words on the playground. Green looked puzzled, unwilling to tussle this soon into a regular season already delayed by injury. Lucic shoved Green. He wanted to go. Green shoved back. Bodies intervened. Lucic got hit […]
Washington Post Oct 12, 2014

Caps Insider: With goal, Mike Green gets off to good start in season debut for Capitals

BOSTON — Mike Green and Milan Lucic faced one another, postures rigid by the Washington bench, like two school kids having words on the playground. Green looked puzzled, unwilling to tussle this soon into a regular season already delayed by injury. Lucic shoved Green. He wanted to go. Green shoved back. Bodies intervened. Lucic got hit with a 10-minute misconduct and a two-minute cross checking penalty. His night was done. Read full article >>
Japers' Rink Oct 12, 2014

Sunday Caps Clips: Blanking Beantown

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The first win of the season, the Captain's 86th multiple-goal game, the return of Mike Green, the Caps hire a statsman and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's shutout win from us (QuickCap, recap), Vogs, Monumental video (Trotz, Ovechkin, Backstrom, Burakovsky, Green, Holtby), NHL.com, WaPo (gamer, blog), CSNW (gamer, blog), AP, PHT, Peerless, DC Pro Sports Report, DSP, RMNB and BrooksLaichYear (with teh #fancystats) and from the other end of the ice, CSNNE and SCOC. All the goals....
Japers' Rink Oct 11, 2014

Tonight's 8-Bit Lines: Mike Green's Return to Action

Per the Washington Post's Alex Prewitt, Mike Green makes his return to the lineup in Boston as Barry Trotz's team looks to bounce back after a late let-down in the season opener. Expect the following lines and pairs in front of Braden Holtby in net: Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom - Eric Fehr Marcus Johansson - Andre Burakovsky - Troy Brouwer Jason Chimera - Brooks Laich - Joel Ward Liam O`Brien - Evgeny Kuznetsov - Chris Brown Brooks Orpik - John Carlson Karl Alzner - Matt Niskanen Nate Schmidt - Mike Green That leaves Michael Latta as a healthy scratch,...
Washington Post Oct 11, 2014

Caps Insider: Caps-Bruins pregame notes: Mike Green to debut

BOSTON — Nine years had passed since defenseman Mike Green last missed an NHL season-opener, back during his rookie season with the Washington Capitals. Thursday night, the broken streak hit Green as he dressed in a suit, took the elevator into the Verizon Center press box and watched a 2-1 shootout loss against Montreal from high above the ice. Read full article >>

Caps-Bruins pregame notes: Mike Green to debut

BOSTON — Nine years had passed since defenseman Mike Green last missed an NHL season-opener, back during his rookie season with the Washington Capitals. Thursday night, the broken streak hit Green as he dressed in a suit, took the elevator into the Verizon Center press box and watched a 2-1 shootout loss against Montreal from […]
CSN Washington Oct 11, 2014

Pregame primer: Green expected to return

Mike Green sat out the season opener but is expected to be in the lineup when the Caps visit the Bruins tonight. Catch the action beginning at 7 on CSN.
CSN Washington Oct 11, 2014

Trotz taking cautious approach with Green's injury

Mike Green's injury may keep him out of the Caps match against the Bruins, and that is fine with Barry Trotz.
CSN Washington Oct 10, 2014

Green takes another step toward return

Mike Green took part in battle drills on Friday. He'll decide whether he's playing against the Bruins when the Caps get to Boston.
Washington Post Oct 9, 2014

Caps Insider: Mike Green out for Capitals’ season-opener vs. Montreal

Capitals defenseman Mike Green will miss Thursday night’s season opener against Montreal with an upper-body injury, both he and Coach Barry Trotz confirmed at the team’s morning skate. During line rushes, Green paired with John Erskine, who will be a healthy scratch at Verizon Center, and spent several extra minutes working out when the regulars returned to the locker room. At his stall, Green said the decision, as Trotz later added, had been made by the coach, a precautionary measure with added hope that Green can return for Saturday’s road opener at Boston. Read full article >>

Mike Green out for Capitals’ season-opener vs. Montreal

  Capitals defenseman Mike Green will miss Thursday night’s season opener against Montreal with an upper-body injury, both he and Coach Barry Trotz confirmed at the team’s morning skate. During line rushes, Green paired with John Erskine, who will be a healthy scratch at Verizon Center, and spent several extra minutes working out when the […]
CSN Washington Oct 9, 2014

When will Caps see Green back in the lineup?

The Capitals will open the season without defenseman Mike Green. Nate Schmidt will take his place.
CSN Washington Oct 9, 2014

Mike Green: 'We expect to win the Cup'

After missing the playoffs last season, has the bar been lowered for the Washington Capitals?
Washington Post Oct 8, 2014

Caps Insider: Capitals defenseman Mike Green likely a game-time decision for opener

Mike Green practiced again Wednesday morning, skating without a light-blue, non-contact jersey, still undecided about his status for the Washington Capitals’ season-opener. “I hope so,” Green said. “I’ll talk to the trainers and we’ll see what’s going on. We’ve got to assess it properly.” Read full article >>

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