WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 10, 2005 - The Washington Capitals have assigned defenseman Mike green to the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League(AHL), vice president and general manager George McPhee announced.
Recalled from Hershey on Oct. 11, 2005, Green was the Capitals' first-round choice, 29th overall, in the 2004 Entry Draft. The 20-year old Calgary, Alberta, native has appeared in 11 games for the Capitals this season recording 10 penalty minutes. Green played two games with the Bears prior to his recall to the NHL. In 67 games for Saskatoon (WHL) last season, he recorded 14 goals and 52 assists (66 points) and recorded 105 penalty minutes.