Washington defenseman Jack Hillen will sit out this afternoon's game against Boston with an upper body injury suffered when he collided with teammate Alex Ovechkin on Tuesday night.
Jack Hillen (upper body) didn't skate on Thursday.
Jack Hillen was hurt during an open-ice collision with teammate Alex Ovechkin in the third period of Tuesday's game.
Jack Hillen has been called up from his AHL conditioning stint.
Jack Hillen (leg) had a pair of assists in a rehab game for the Hershey Bears.
Jack Hillen (knee) is back with the Capitals after participating in a conditioning game with AHL Hershey on Tuesday.
Jack Hillen (knee) will head to AHL Hershey on a conditioning stint.
Jack Hillen (knee) is participating in practices, but he's apparently still walking with a limp.
Jack Hillen, who has been out of action since October 3 with a fractured left tibial plateau, skated with his teammates in practice for the first time.
Jack Hillen (knee) skated a bit on Wednesday.
Jack Hillen (knee) has been placed on Washington's long-term injured reserve list.
Jack Hillen had successful surgery to repair a fractured tibial plateau and he's expected to be sidelined for four to six months.
Jack Hillen (lower body) will undergo surgery Friday and coach Adam Oates expects the defenseman to be out of action for months.
Capitals coach Adam Oates didn't shed much light on Jack Hillen's (knee) status following Thursday's game.