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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 continued to pick up points during Saturday's 5-1 win over the Avalanche.
He collected his 20th assist of the season, giving him 31 points in 60 games thus far. He also has two assists and three points over his last two games. Mar 18 - 4:35 PM

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Mike Green had a goal and an assist in a 5-4 shootout win against Arizona on Thursday night.

He has tallied 11 goals and 30 points in 59 games this season. This represents his highest goal total since 2012-13 when he scored 12 times with the Washington Capitals in just 35 appearances.
Mar 17 - 8:44 AM

Mike Green is expected to return from an illness on Tuesday night.

He was back on the ice Monday for an optional skate and said he felt ready to return after missing two games.
Feb 21 - 9:55 AM

Mike Green will miss Sunday's matinee with the Penguins due to illness.

It's his second straight game on the pine. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Feb 19 - 2:01 PM

Mike Green is questionable for Sunday afternoon's contest against the Penguins.

He missed Saturday's game against the Captials with the flu. Ryan Sproul took his place in the lineup. The game against Pittsburgh Sunday is a 3:00 pm matinee, so check back with us around 2:30 pm to see if Green has recovered enough to play.
Feb 19 - 9:16 AM

Mike Green is too sick to face is old mates on Sunday, and will not play against the Capitals.

Ryan Sproul, who has six points in 22 games this season, will take his place. Green this season has posted 10 goals and 26 points in 46 games so far this season along with 34 PIMs, 43 hits and 60 blocks.
Feb 18 - 1:51 PM

Mike Green’s only shot on goal made the difference in 1-0 win against the Predators Saturday night.

Detroit defenseman Mike Green scored the only goal of the contest against Nashville Saturday night. Green’s goal came late in the first period and was assisted by captain Henrik Zetterberg and forward Anthony Mantha. This was Green’s 10th goal of the season and second game-winner. His last goal came in Detroit’s January 24 loss to the Boston Bruins, in which he also scored an assist.
Feb 4 - 11:51 PM

Mike Green scored a goal and an assist in Detroit's 4-3 OT loss to the Boston Bruins.

Green picked up the primary assist on Andreas Athanasiou's breakaway goal before adding one of his own in the second period. Green finished the game with a plus-1 rating and four shots on goal in 22:18 of ice time. He has nine goals and 24 points in 40 games. The Red Wings defenseman has accumulated six points in his last six games.
Jan 24 - 10:53 PM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Henrik Zetterberg
2Frans Nielsen
3Dylan Larkin
4Luke Glendening
5Tomas Nosek
LW1Tomas Tatar
2Darren Helm
3Anthony Mantha
4Drew Miller
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Andreas Athanasiou
3Justin Abdelkader
4Riley Sheahan
5Johan Franzen
6Joe Vitale
D1Mike Green
2Danny DeKeyser
3Jonathan Ericsson
4Xavier Ouellet
5Niklas Kronwall
6Ryan Sproul
7Nick Jensen
G1Petr Mrazek
2Jimmy Howard