Mike Green says he'll return for opener
ARLINGTON, Va. -- Mike Green knew right away that his latest blow to the head looked a lot worse than it actually was.
The Washington Capitals defenseman took part in the full practice Tuesday, three days after getting hit by a puck in the series-clinching win against the New York Rangers. He said he's good to go for the first game of the next series, whenever that happens to be.
"I'm fine, other than a bruise," Green said. "They make good helmets. This time it hit me in the helmet. ...
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