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Tuesday Caps Clips: New Barn, Old Result - Caps Win

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps make themselves at home in the Isles' new digs, season previews roll on and more.

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Your savory breakfast links:

  • In their first trip to Brooklyn (for hockey, at least), the Caps beat the Isles 3-1 as the preseason slogs onward. [, Monumental video (TrotzGrubauerPetersWilsonCollins), WaPoCSNMANewsday (with pics)]
  • Should Caps fans expect a slow start from Braden Holtby? The answer is a resounding maybe! [Rink]
  • The Caps cut five more players yesterday, leaving their camp looking like this... [More on the cuts at WaPo and CSNMA]
  • ... and Hershey's camp looking like this. [More on the first day of Bears camp at the Patriot-News and again and pictorially]
  • Could Aaron Ness make the Caps? (Don't tell him the answer.) [CSNMA]
  • Andre Burakovsky is fiddlin' around with new twigs and we're all having Adam Oates flashbacks... [CSNMA]
  • ... and goalie equipment? [RMNB]
  • ESPN's Scott Burnside is rather bullish on the D.C.'s hockey team... [ESPN]
  • ... thanks in large part to a bunch of moves made to fulfill a promise made to the 8 car. []
  • Speaking of whom, you know that Alex Ovechkin is an elite power-play producer, but let's drill down deeper into the how and why. [Hockey Graphs]
  • Looking ahead to Brooks Orpik's 2015-16. [Peerless]
  • A trio of Caps kids - smash or trash? [PuckBuddys]
  • When three brobeans become two. [RMNB]
  • "Sid vs. Ovi" celebrates a decade of being a thing. [Spector's Hockey]
  • And Ovi meets Mike Tyson... again. [FOX Sports]
  • Happy 65th birthday to Rolf Edberg, and happy 51st to John Tucker.
  • Finally... suns out, guns out!