Friday Caps Clips

April 25, 2012; Boston, MA, USA; Washington Capitals right wing Mike Knuble (22) breaks away from Boston Bruins left wing Benoit Pouliot (67) during the first overtime period in game seven of the 2012 Eastern Conference quarterfinals at TD Garden. The Washington Capitals won 2-1. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-US PRESSWIRE

Your savory breakfast links:

● Ah, Mike Knuble, you scoundrel. Being all witty and chirpy and awesome as you set a course for new adventures doesn't make this any easier.

○ A salute from his Knights... [RMNB]

○ ... earns them a salute from their Champion. [@MikeKnuble22, DC Sports Bog]

○ Whereas a chirp from his (now former) Captain ... [@Ovi8]

○ ... right back atcha, Alex. [@MikeKnuble22]

○ Dishing one last time with Eliot in the Morning. [DC101 via YouTube]

○ The Boss wishes him well. [Ted's Take]

○ And some thoughts on the direction the franchise with its TBD coach and not-quite-young stars might take. [WaPo, PHT]

● The day in year-end reviews:

Joel Ward ... [Peerless]

○ ... Marcus Johansson... [RMNB, RtR]

○ ... and Roman Hamrlik. [CSNW]

● More roundtabling: Other than a new head coach, what is the Caps' biggest need this offseason? [DSP]

● In which Alexander Semin gives an interview back home ... [RMNB]

○ ... while speculation heats up that Sergei Fedorov is preparing to make Sasha and Alexander Radulov a bazilly offer to play for Red Army. [BS, Edmonton Journal, CBSSports]

● #fancystats, coming to a coaching search near you. [ESPN ($)]

Catching up with Brendan Witt. [@WashCaps]

● Finally, happy 33rd birthday to Quintin Laing and happy 39th to Bryan Muir.

Facebook_16 Twitter_16


X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Japers' Rink

You must be a member of Japers' Rink to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Japers' Rink. You should read them.

Join Japers' Rink

You must be a member of Japers' Rink to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Japers' Rink. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker