Your savory breakfast links:
- If you rank every team’s forwards, defense corps, and goaltenders, and then add up the rankings and average ‘em out, the Caps come out (nearly) on top. [THW]
- Devante Smith-Pelly checks in at #21 in the countdown of the Caps’ 25 most important players. [CSNMA]
- Nicklas Backstrom sez Christian Djoos is definitely ready for the National Hockey League. [NoVa Caps]
- From the “Where are they now?” files, Bobby Carpenter is now Mike Keenan’s assistant behind the bench in Beijing, where they are coaching up the KHL’s HC Kunlun Red Star. [AllHockey.ru]
- Related, kind of - Sasha Minor is now Sasha Major in Base Metals and Alloys. [RMNB]
- Finally, David (A.) Jensen turns 51 today.