The Washington Capitals announced that defenseman Nick Jensen will not return for Thursday’s game against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden due to an upper-body injury.
It is unclear how or when the injury happened.
INJURY UPDATE: #Caps Nick Jensen will not return to tonight’s game (upper body)
— CapitalsPR (@CapitalsPR) January 21, 2022
Jensen had 11:35 of ice time after two periods.
The Capitals are already without defensemen John Carlson (COVID-19 protocol) and Dmitry Orlov (suspension).
More to come.
By Della Young