18 Jan 1999: Calle Johansson #6 of the Washington Capitals in action during the game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Molson Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Canadiens tied with the Capitals 4-4. Mandatory Credit: Robert Laberge /Allsport
Your savory breakfast links:
● In the big hockey news of the day, the Caps announced that
it is 1998 all over again former Caps defenseman and current Swedish TV analyst Calle Johansson is joining the team as assistant coach. Huzzah! [Capitals (conference call, photo gallery), Capitals Voice, NHL.com, WaPo, WashTimes (and again), DCEx (and again), CSNW (and again, and again), 106.7 The Fan (audio), NBC4, SB Nation DC, Ted's Take, RMNB, DSP, Caps Outsider, Caps B-Ball, RtR, Puckhead, TCL, WNST, Contrarian Sports, DC Pro Sports Report, Caps Across the Pond]
● Nothing quite like a overtime, game 7-winning, playoff series-clinching hockey hug, now is there? [Puck Daddy]
● Because it's summer: Behold the newest awesome roller coaster at Hersheypark. [GMA (video)]
● Finally, happy 39th birthday to the Metro Ranger.