Capitals defenseman Mike Green participated in a full morning skate on Wednesday but will not play against the New York Rangers tonight at Verizon Center.
With defenseman Mike Green sidelined with an upper body, the Capitals used an emergency call-up on Tuesday, bringing defenseman Nate Schmidt from the Hershey Bears of the AHL.
For much of the season, the Capitals have been suffocating when playing with the lead.
Good Friday morning and welcome to our trade deadline edition of the Penn Quarter Sports Tavern Friday Six-pack, where we try to keep it real while answering your questions on the Capitals.
From early December through the middle of January the Capitals could practically do no wrong, going 14-1-4 and climbing into the thick of the Metropolitan Division playoff race.