Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on yesterday’s win from us, Vogs, NHL, AP, WaPo, NBCSW (gamer, four reasons), Frankovic, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and from Motor City, Detroit Free Press and Winging it in Motown.
- Nicklas Backstrom’s overtime goal eleven years ago kicked off the Rock the Red era in DC. All these years later, he’s still bringing it and the Caps keep winning on his birthday. [NBCSW, Caps Outsider]
- A Moment That Mattered - Analyzing Michal Kempny’s gamewinning goal. [WiiM]
- Statpacks. [RMNB, NoVa Caps]
- Hey, Mike Green was really happy for his old team, you guys. [RMNB]
- Previews of today’s matinee match from Vogs (plus game notes), NBCSW, NoVa Caps, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at Blueshirt Banter for the other side of tonight’s matchup.
- Finally, happy 52nd birthday to Robert Burakovsky, father of Andre, and an NHL’er in his own right with the Kings, back in the day.