Your savory breakfast links:
- Development Camp opens today and features four first round picks (Evgeny Kuznetsov (2010), Marcus Johansson (2009), Anton Gustafsson (2008) and Joe Finley (2005)) and the Caps' entire 2010 Draft class (Camp Media Guide available here in PDF). Today's sessions are at 9:45 and 2:30.
- Vogs tees up the week ahead. [Dump 'n Chase]
- Joe Finley's blogging for OFB (of course he is). Should be interesting. [OFB]
- For info on many of the invitees whose rights the Caps don't currently hold, check out sk84fun_dc's always outstanding work over at HFBoards. [HFBoards]
- Ninety-eight percent of Caps season ticket holders renewed their subscriptions for the 2010-11 season. That's a pretty remarkable number
given how brutally this team disappointedin this economy. [Bog]
- Another plea for patience. [Red Line Station]
- Eric Fehr's humility is refreshing. [SB Nation DC]
- The Caps as '90s pop songs. Yep, it's summer. [Live In Red]
- Thanks to reader MH for sending in pics of him rocking his Tomas Fleischmann jersey across the pond in the Czech Republic. [Pic, Pic]
- Interesting note on trying to turn Milan Jurcina a little bit nasty (interesting note, too, on the currently unemployed Paul Mara). [Boston Globe]
- Finally, on a personal note, today marks the five-year anniversary of this blog's first post. Thanks to everyone - readers, writers, colleagues, friends and family - who have made it all worthwhile.