Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
On Twitter: dcsportsbog and PostSports  |  Facebook  |  E-mail alerts: Redskins and Sports  |  RSS
Posted at 9:12 AM ET, 02/ 7/2011

Mike Green's ear wound

By Dan Steinberg

Mike Green said it was "just a cut." Bruce Boudreau said his blue-liner was "day-to-day."

This is the cut in question. Sure, it's nothing like the time Darryl Boyce's nose fell off. But it's a pretty healthy gash.

(If you're into entirely disgusting things and haven't seen it yet, that visual is here.)

(Via @Chris_Gordon)

By Dan Steinberg  | February 7, 2011; 9:12 AM ET
Categories:  Caps  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: When Matt Cooke clipped skates with Alex Ovechkin
Next: Donovan McNabb, Joe Gibbs and the Declaration of Independence


that doesn't looks as bad as I thought. Hopefully he can play tomorrow. what is the story with the nose?

Posted by: Bagher | February 7, 2011 9:29 AM | Report abuse

Story with the nose is he went into the boards and was unlucky enough to meet the camera hole. If you do not know, that is the hole through which photographers can take pictures. Broke his hose and ended up with the nice "little" cut.

Posted by: overhead | February 7, 2011 9:46 AM | Report abuse

Which is worse, that nose or Barker's?

For the truly not squeamish:

If that's not enough reason to wear facemasks, I don't know what's convincing ya.

Posted by: WorstSeat | February 7, 2011 10:18 AM | Report abuse

There was a moment in the broadcast where I thought Green's ear might be pulling a Boyce. It's a nasty cut, but it's much better than I had anticipated.

Posted by: JohninMpls | February 7, 2011 5:31 PM | Report abuse

Well I guess the Caps need to go after Orpik next game. I mean, they keep blaming Steckel for the accidental hit on Crosby so... Sorry - using idiot logic there made my brain hurt.

Posted by: irascible1 | February 8, 2011 1:09 PM | Report abuse

Post a Comment

We encourage users to analyze, comment on and even challenge's articles, blogs, reviews and multimedia features.

User reviews and comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate comments or material will be removed from the site. Additionally, entries that are unsigned or contain "signatures" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. Finally, we will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or privacy policies or any other policies governing this site. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions.

characters remaining

RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2011 The Washington Post Company