Capitals notes: Philipp Grubauer makes NHL debut to cap whirlwind winter

Question of the Day

Should Congress make English the official language of the U.S.?

View results

“One tough thing about that injury is you get time off, you don’t do any conditioning,” Oates said. “So I thought all in all pretty good.”

Oates called Green’s play “a little sketchy early” before the 27-year-old found a rhythm later in the game.

It was up to the Caps to monitor Green, but Oates acknowledged no concern about the workload or playing back-to-back games.

“When you’re healthy enough to play, you play,” Oates said.

© Copyright 2014 The Washington Times, LLC. Click here for reprint permission.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Get Adobe Flash player