Bruce Boudreau just addressed the media for his pre-game deal and confirmed that Mike Green and Jeff Schultz are in the lineup tonight. Green has missed 13 games this year, including the past two, because of a shoulder injury. Schultz has missed the past 15 with a broken finger. They will skate together as well, making the d-pairs likely to look like this:
To make room on the roster, Tyler Sloan has been returned to Hershey. Sloan has played 23 games for the Caps this season, which is probably 23 more than a lot of people expected from him.