Mike Green out against Red Wings

Updated: January 31, 2014, 8:49 PM ET
By Craig Custance | ESPN The Magazine

DETROIT -- Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green was scratched from Friday night's game against the Detroit Red Wings with an upper-body injury, which he suffered against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday.

Green was called a game-time decision by coach Adam Oates following Washington's morning skate and was replaced in the lineup by emergency AHL call-up Tyson Strachan.

Green, who has a concussion history, left Thursday's game following a big hit into the boards from Columbus ...

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