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Adam Oates will have his moving target back on the ice when the Washington Capitals return from the Olympic break.Defenseman Mike Green, he of immense offensive skill and glass jaw, and therefore a much sought-after target by the opposition, has been cleared for contact after passing his neuropsychological test - the last step on the concussion protocol.  Green has been sidelined since doing a face plant on the end board glass at Columbus on January 30th."I feel good. The break couldn't come at a better time," Green said. "It's just a matter of skating here, I didn't skate much before."Green sat out the final five games before the Olympic break with concussion-like symptoms, though the Caps went 3-1-1 in those games and has closed to within two points of the floundering Detroit Red Wings for the eighth and final seed in the Eastern Conference playoff race.“I would say that all the guys need the rest,” Oates commented on Friday. “But for guy...
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