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Tuesday Caps Clips: Capitals @ Senators Game Day

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Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Previews of tonight's clash of the capitals, learning lessons from loss, and more.

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Your Tuesday links:

  • Previewing tonight's capital showdown from VogsNHL.comAPPeerlessFiCP, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at Silver Seven for the other side of tonight's matchup.
    • Seven points out of the second wild-card spot, the Senators are eager to wrap up what has been a disappointing season. [Ottawa Citizen]
  • A few leftovers from Sunday night's debacle. [Dump 'n ChasePost-Gazette (and again), Pensblog
    • There are lessons to be learned in the rout in Pittsburgh. [CSNMANoVa Caps]
    • Mike Weber's hit won't lead to any supplemental discipline... although some feel he deserves it, and that the mindset that led to the hit needs to change. [WaPoCSNMATSN]
    • Rank 'em, if you dare. [Rink]
  • Is Weber a liability? [NoVa Caps]
  • Despite some recent stumbles, Braden Holtby is still capable of catching Martin Brodeur for the all-time wins record. [CSNMA]
  • Those stumbles are something of a concern. [The Score]
  • If the Caps are going to make a run, there are a few guys who need to step up their game. [Stars and Sticks]
  • The Caps have extended their decade-old affiliation with the ECHL's South Carolina Stingrays for at least two more seasons. [CapsWaPoCSNMA]
  • Speaking of the 'Rays, check in on how they're doing with the week in review. [Caps Outsider]
  • Barry Trotz is the coach the Caps needed. [NoVa Caps]
  • Some of the best defensemen at exiting their own zone either currently wear, or once wore, Caps' red, white and blue - and one of them might surprise you. [Sportsnet]
  • Should the Caps give Justin Williams more of a look at top-line duties? [Caps Outsider]
  • The locker room at Kettler is a welcoming place for kids. Take THAT, White Sox. [WaPo]
  • Chatting with Chef Robert Wood, the man behind the meals for the Caps. [FiCP]
  • Finally, happy 39th birthday to Joel Kwiatkowski, happy 39th to Tom Poti, and raise a glass to the memory of John Kordic, who would have been 51 today.