TJ Oshie Returns to Practice

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Photo: Washington Capitals

TJ Oshie participated in this morning’s pre-game skate at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. He was on the ice for the first time since sustaining an injury against the Detroit Red Wings on November 18th. 

Oshie, who sustained an “upper body injury”, had not participated in team practices since the injury until this morning.

However, it’s still unclear as to when we can expect him to make a return to the lineup.

Due to NHL rules the team is not required to disclose the exact type injury to Oshie. However, many close to the situation suspect it is a shoulder injury, possibly a partially separated shoulder. Again, its speculation.

Oshie spoke with the media following this morning’s practice:

 

By Jon Sorensen

About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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