Thursday Caps Clips: Mowed Down In Motown

Your savory breakfast links:

  • Recaps and other assorted musings on last night's loss from us, Vogs, NHL.com (Hedger), WashTimes (Whyno: blog), WaPo (Carrera: blog, gamer), CSN Washington (Beninati), Frankovic, PeerlessRMNB, SB Nation DC, KOL, StC and CRtC.
  • Bruce Boudreau has tabbed the next half-dozen games or so as the ones that will determine his starting goalie for the playoffs. [CI (Carrera)]
  • The converts are starting to roll in... [ESPN (LeBrun and Burnside)]
  • ... and roll in. [Kurtenblog]
  • Can we blame this jinx for last night's loss? [CI (Carrera)]
  • George McPhee did a hit on NHL Live! yesterday. [NHL Live! (audio)]
  • More on Braden Holtby's disdain for quadrilaterals having one pair of parallel sides. [Capitals Watch]
  • Did booing the Caps actually unleash the fury? [City Paper (McKenna)]
  • Ted Leonsis insists that it's not "Stanley Cup or bust" this year. Agreed. [CI (Carrera)]
  • Speaking of busts, guess which Caps draft pick made THN's list of the biggest drafting fails in NHL history. [THN]
  • Know who's not a bust? The NHL's best rookie defenseman, John Carlson. [ESPN ($)]
  • What the Caps could stand to learn from the last two Eastern Conference champs. [StC]
  • Marcus Johansson has been outstanding lately, but let's not go crazy here. [Bay of Pucks]
  • Finally, here's Remy's homage to you... the Caps fan. [FanShot (video)]

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