Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on yesterday's win from us, Vogs, NHL.com (Rosen), WaPo (Carrera: blog, gamer), DCEx (McNally: blog, gamer), CSN Washington (Zuckerman), Caps365 video (Boudreau, players), Frankovic, RMNB, OFB, SB Nation DC, TBD.com (Chamberlain), Puck Daddy, USA Today, PHT, KOL, Capitals News Network, Capitals Outsider, Inside Hockey, Puckhead, Examiner (Hoffman), WC2010, Caps 'Round the Clock, Caps Daily, Caps Snaps (pics), Caps In Pictures (pics), and clydeorama (pics) and from the Pitt perspective, PensBurgh and the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Pictures: Caps in Pictures, Caps Snaps, Clydeorama, BridgetDS, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (and don't miss Seth's excellent liveblog of the game.)
Mike Green, don't come back when you're "fine." Rest up and return when you're fine. [NHL.com, SB Nation DC, Caps Insider]
- Hockeyfights.com: Wallace comes a'calling, and the game's fight card. [David Steckel v. Tim Wallace (Hockeyfights, PensAreYourDaddy)]
- In case you missed the Matt Cooke - Alex Ovechkin - Nicklas Backstrom non-throwdown throwdown, here 'tis. [Alex Ovetjkin, WashingtonCapitalsHD]
- Michal Neuvirth settles a score. [WaPo (Hamilton)]
- Star Cam! [NBC]
- Media note: Bruce Boudreau will be on the McEwen & O'Meara Show (Edge 105.9 FM) at 8:20 am.
- In a weekend full of win, the Caps took some time to go bowling for charity. The adorable factor is pretty much off the charts. Also, Matt Hendricks is a baller, but we basically knew that already. [RMNB, Caps News Network]
- Down a level, the Hershey Bears got five of six available points this weekend even with their goalie carousel, and Keith Aucoin now has sole possession of 12th place on the all-time list with 477 assists. Next on the list: Bruce Boudreau with 483. [TheAHL.com, SHoE, SHoE]
- Oh, and those Sheldon Souray-to-the-Rangers rumo(u)rs aren't going away either. [SHoE]
Finally, happy 39th birthday to John Slaney and happy 43rd to the franchise's all-time leader in goals and points (among other things), Peter Bondra (more at Capitals Outsider).