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Mike Green | Defenseman | #25

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (31) / 10/12/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 207
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 1 (29) / WAS
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Mike Green (upper body) will be back in the lineup on Tuesday night.
He will likely will be paired with Danny DeKeyser when Detroit visits Chicago. Green has been absent for the last eight games. Jan 10 - 2:42 PM

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Mike Green (upper body) has a chance to play Tuesday night.

Detroit will decide if Green and Justin Abdelkader are ready to return after the morning skate. Green, who has been sidelined since Dec. 17, skated with the team on Monday.
Jan 10 - 9:55 AM

Mike Green believes that he can return to the Detroit lineup sometime next week.

Green has been sidelined since December 17th with an upper-body injury but appears to be nearing a return to action. Stay tuned for more updates.
Jan 8 - 9:25 AM

Mike Green (upper body) missed Tuesday's practice.

Green is expected to miss Detroit's next three games, if not more time. He last played on Dec. 17.
Jan 4 - 11:03 AM

Mike Green (upper-body injury) did participate in Saturday's practice with the rest of his teammates.

That said, he did not take his usual spot on the Detroit power-play and is doubtful to return for Sunday's Centennial Classic in Toronto against the Maple Leafs. Consider Green day-to-day.
Jan 1 - 9:32 AM

Mike Green (upper body) expects to return at some point during Detroit's upcoming seven-game road trip.

However, he didn't practice Wednesday and has only done some light skating and off-ice workouts to try to stay in shape as he recovers from an upper-body injury. Green hasn't played since Dec. 17.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 07:57:00 AM

Detroit GM Ken Holland said that Mike Green (upper body) will not play this week.

He is expected to be sidelined for a while, but a timetable for his return remains unclear. Green hasn't played since Dec. 17.
Mon, Dec 26, 2016 01:16:00 PM

Mike Green is "out for a while" with an upper-body injury, according to Detroit GM Ken Holland.

He didn't play on Tuesday with what was initially reported as a lower-body injury. Green was ruled out for Detroit's games before the holiday break earlier this week. The Red Wings will re-evaluate how Green feels Tuesday.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 08:21:00 AM

Mike Green (lower body) will miss Friday's game.

It will be Green's second straight game on the sidelines. He has seven goals and 18 points in 32 games this season.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 04:14:00 PM

Mike Green (lower body) won't be in the lineup on Tuesday night.

He was hurt Saturday against Anaheim and coach Jeff Blashill said that he probably won't be ready to play on Friday against Florida either.
Tue, Dec 20, 2016 09:36:00 AM

Mike Green (undisclosed) will not be available on Monday.

Green sustained the injury during Saturday's contest. Detroit summoned Nick Jensen Monday morning, so he'll likely draw into the lineup as a result of Green's injury.
Mon, Dec 19, 2016 10:42:00 AM

Mike Green is considered day-to-day by the Red Wings with an undisclosed injury suffered in Saturday's match with the Ducks.

It doesn't appear that Detroit is worried about his long-term health, which is a relief. The Red Wings will be in Carolina on Monday, and if he makes the trip then expect him to play. We'll keep you posted.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 01:29:00 PM

Mike Green appears to be OK after taking a hard hit from Ryan Kesler Saturday night.

The injury-prone Green limped off the ice in the final minute of the contest but told reporters after the game that he is fine and should be good to go against Carolina Monday night. All Green owners can collectively exhale now.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 09:14:00 AM

Mike Green scored a goal in Detroit's 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.

Green's goal at the 7:13 mark of the opening period to tie the game at one. Luke Glendening registered the only assist on Green's marker. Green finished the game with a minus-1 rating, three shots on goal and two takeaways in 22:23 of ice time. The Wings defenseman now has seven goals and 10 assists 31 games.
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 10:15:00 PM

Mike Green's pair of goals paced the Red Wings to a 4-3 win over the Islanders on Sunday.

Green now has six goals and 16 points through 26 games this season, putting him well on pace to surpass the 35 points he managed last year.
Sun, Dec 4, 2016 11:27:00 PM

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C1Dylan Larkin
2Frans Nielsen
3Darren Helm
4Luke Glendening
LW1Henrik Zetterberg
2Tomas Tatar
3Anthony Mantha
4Steve Ott
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Justin Abdelkader
3Thomas Vanek
4Riley Sheahan
5Andreas Athanasiou
6Tomas Jurco
7Joe Vitale
8Johan Franzen
D1Niklas Kronwall
2Mike Green
3Danny DeKeyser
4Brendan Smith
5Jonathan Ericsson
6Xavier Ouellet
7Alexey Marchenko
8Ryan Sproul
G1Petr Mrazek
2Jimmy Howard
3Jared Coreau