2010 Calder Cup tournament MVP Chris Bourque bids the Capitals and Bears a fond farewell. Photo courtesy Scott Slingsby & InGoal Magazine.
Today marks the beginning of the summer schedule here at the Rink, where the daily Clips post will take Sundays off.
- Yes, it's true. The Caps and the Bruins have swapped the rights to pending free agent forwards. [Japers', @WashCaps, @TheAHL, WaPo, NHL.com]
- Tim Leone has the reaction from Hershey GM Doug Yingst... [Patriot-News]
- ...and from C-Bo. [Patriot-News]
- So. New guy. Who is he? [Caps Outsider, Bruins Draft Watch]
- Son of a Bourque! Our SBNation partner blog had some thoughts. [Stanley Cup of Chowder]
- And just because: Adorable Ovi and Maria in Paris pictures [RMNB, PHT]
- Finally, it's Chris Felix's 48th birthday.