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Wednesday Caps Clips: Development Camp Day Three

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  • Today's Development Camp sessions ("on-ice skating testing - not drills with pucks like previous practices") are at 9:45 (Group A) and 11:15 (Group B), followed by an intrasquad scrimmage at 3:15. Camp coverage from the past 24 hours:
    • Marcus Johansson thinks he's ready to be the Caps' second-line center. [WaPo StC]
    • Cody Eakin had another good day and is well on his way. [McNally]
    • New guys Caleb Herbert and Dustin Stevenson are holding their own in a camp loaded with more seasoned players. [Dump 'n Chase]
    • Quirky Braden Holtby is quirky. And awesome. [Puck Daddy, RtR, CI]
    • Like physical blueliners? Patrick Wey could be your man. [Masisak, Caps Today]
    • Speaking of physical blueliners, Joe Finley sends a postcard from camp. [OFB]
    • Trevor Bruess wants to be a Cap. Like, now. [Caps Today]
    • A look - literally and figuratively - at Evgeny Kuznetsov. [Caps Snaps]
    • Free agent invitee Chris Bond is blogging from camp. Awesome. [BONDO'S BLOG]
    • Caps Assistant Coach Bob Woods' son Brendan is trying to make a name for himself. [Patriot-News]
    • Free agent invitee Andy Miele has caught the eye of at least one onlooker. [RtR]
    • A couple of Latvians are in camp... wonder how that happened. [RMNB]
    • The kids took a boat tour of the town. [Caps365 (video)]
    • How to identify the guys in Group A. [Punch in the Face]
    • Pictures! [Caps In Pictures (Group A, Group B), Caps Snaps (Group A), mike.rannells' Flickr (Group A, Group B)]
    • Additional (superb) coverage. [Peerless, RMNB, FFODC (Group A, Group B, wrap), Red Line Station, RtR, The Hockey Chronicles]
  • A trio of former Caps make the "best of what's left" list of free agents. Wonder if Eric Belanger is still set on that three-to-four-year deal... [LeBrun]
  • The Southeast Division (with the exception of the 'Canes and the already sky-high Caps) is trending up. [CBSSports]
  • At his current pace, Alex Ovechkin will break the all-time shots on goal mark when he's 34-years-old... and still playing out his current contract. [NHL]
  • Oh, and Ovi's new girlfriend is a supermodel. Of course she is. [Alex Ovetjkin]
  • A closer look at AO's gear... and his foot? [Alex Ovetjkin]
  • Speaking of gear, the Caps will be selling plenty of it on Saturday. Here's a take on what you might hope to find. [Jumping the Glass]
  • The NHL doesn't really have any George Steinbrenner's... but The Boss and the Caps' top cheese do share some similarities. [PHT]
  • The Caps have a couple of job openings. Well, in addition to second-line center. [HockeyJobs, HockeyJobs]
  • Vote Weagle. [icethetics]
  • The Bears' 2010-11 grid is out, and features ten games against a loaded Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins team, guaranteeing that the kids have a healthy hatred of flightless foul by the time the reach The Show. [Patriot-News, Bears]
  • The inaugural "Pro Hockey Celebrity Pheasant Hunt" might be a little short on "celebrity," but it does include former Cap Dave Christian. [Hockey News Update]