Washington, D.C. – February 13, 2006 – The Washington Capitals have assigned forwards Doug Doull, Boyd Gordon, Mike Green, and Boyd Kane to Hershey of the American Hockey League (AHL), vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today. All four players will be available for Hershey’s game on Wednesday in Bridgeport.
Doull, 31, made his Washington debut on Friday night in Philadelphia, and played last night against Pittsburgh. He has played in 29 games in the AHL this season (26 games for the San Antonio Rampage and three in Hershey). He has one assist and 34 penalty minutes with Hershey this season and has four points and 118 penalty minutes overall.
Gordon, 22, has played 24 games this season for the Capitals. With Hershey, Gordon has 11 goals and 13 assists (24 points) through 34 games and a plus-4 rating.
Green, 20, has appeared in 17 games for the Capitals this season over three recall stints. He scored his first NHL goal Feb. 3 against Toronto. He is third among Hershey rookies with 25 points (five goals, 20 assists) in 39 games this season.
The Capitals initially recalled Kane, 27, Jan. 4, and he has played five games for the Capitals. He recorded an assist on Friday night in Philadelphia. Kane ranks seventh on the team with 34 points (13 goals, 21 assists) in 50 games for Hershey and is second on the team with 135 penalty minutes.