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Thursday Caps Clips

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Grading the 2015 offseason, awaiting news on MJ90's payday and more.

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Your savory breakfast links:

  • 24 hours down, 24 hours (or less) to go until we know just how much Marcus Johansson will get next season. [CSNWPHT]
  • He deserves a raise after a very good 2014-15 season, and the good news is that it's probably mostly repeatable. [Rink]
  • The Caps' offseason moves are getting rave reviews. [CBS Sports]
  • 2015 draftee Connor Hobbs sat down with Mike Vogel at the end of this year's development camp. [Monumental video]
  • Breaking down the success rate of drafted players, and how the Caps stack up against the rest of the League in that department. [FanPost]
  • Starting next week, the US Under-17 and Under-18 Select teams will practice at Kettler, and it's free of charge for all fans... who can handle the smell of sweaty teenagers in hockey gear. [CapsCSNW]
  • LA's Jonathan Quick talks about what it's like to face Alex Ovechkin and some of the other elite NHLers. [Players Tribune]
  • 15 girls in the Hershey area are getting some pretty good instructors for a week-long hockey camp. [Patriot-News]
  • Get out those tarot cards, it's time to predict the future!
    • What will the 2015-16 Caps look like? [THW]
    • What will the 2015-16 Caps vs. Pens games look like? [NoVa Caps]
    • What will the 2015-16 Eastern Conference look like? [Puck Daddy]
  • And now a look back, with the top five goalies to wear the red, white and blue during the Ovechkin Era... [StarsandSticks]
  • ...and the 2008-09 season in retrospect. [StarsandSticks]
  • Hockey players are stocking up on canned goods - aka millions of dollars - in preparation for the next lockout, which is just five years away! [TSN]