Thread: Confirmed Signing with Link: Capitals Re-Sign Mike Green [3 Years/$18.25 million]
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07-16-2012, 01:53 PM
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Originally Posted by SwedishMeatballs1990 View Post
You obviously didn't watch the Caps last year. Hunter benched Green last year for jumping into the play as the late man and scoring a goal. You know, maybe the fact that last year he wasn't allowed in the offensive zone had something to do with his lack of production? That will change this year under Oates.

And you probably shouldn't talk about things if you have no clue what you're talking about... The Caps played in what was easily the most offensive restricted coaching system last year, not only for Defensemen, but for forwards too. And it wasn't much better under Boudreau in 2011.

I'd be shocked if Green scored at a 40 goal pace again, but a 15-20g 45-60a season probably isn't too far fetched if he stays healthy.
So what happened in 2011? Hunter wasn't there, so why was he on pace for 40 points?

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