Thursday Caps Clips: Round 1, Game 1 Game Day

March 29, 2012; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Bruins center Chris Kelly (23) faces off with Washington Capitals right wing Troy Brouwer (20) during the first period at TD Banknorth Garden. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-US PRESSWIRE

Your savory breakfast links:

  • Braden Holtby is the Caps' great unknown ... [WashTimes, WaPo (and again), Rant Sports]
  • By the numbers:
  • A final round of predictions:
  • Oh noes! Scary Bruins! [RMNB]
  • Oh noes! Scary Capitals! [CSNW, KOL]
  • And hey, that regular season scorecard is a little bit of all right. [DSP]
  • Dueling CSN scribes compare notes, make their predictions, and ... oh, for crying out loud. [CSNW]
  • Who you callin' a underdog?! Oh, right. [WashTimes]
  • Coach Karl Alzner breaks it down for you. [CSNW (video)]
  • Get good at hockey, get to do cool things. Boston College is good at hockey - and the not-signed-to-play-pro-puck members of the team have been invited to the Garden tonight. [Boston College Chronicle]
  • Finally, happy 57th birthday to Antero Lehtonen, happy 59th birthday to Mike Bloom, happy 62nd to Bob Girard, and wishing a very happy birthday indeed and best of luck to Roman Hamrlik as he turns 38 today.
  • One more: the Ballad of John Druce. [Homer McFanboy]
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