Mike Green and Cristobal Huet to Take Part in Pregame Ceremonies at Nationals Game, Monday, April 7
/ Washington Capitals
ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green and goaltender Cristobal Huet will take part in pregame ceremonies at the Washington Nationals-Florida Marlins game on Monday, April 7, 2008, at Nationals Park. Green will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Nationals battle the Marlins at 7:10 p.m. while Huet will take part in the exchange of lineups at home plate.
The Washington Capitals clinched the Southeast Division title with a 3-1 victory on Saturday night against the Florida Panthers at Verizon Center. The team, making its first postseason appearance since 2003, will play Philadelphia in the first round of the 2008 Stanley Cup quarterfinals.