Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on last night’s win from us, Vogs, Caps video (Caps365, locker room, Trotz), NHL, AP, WaPo, NBCSW, Frankovic, NoVa Caps, RMNB, Newsday, and Lighthouse Hockey.
- The win had a bittersweet note to it after Evgeny Kuznetsov crashed hard into the end boards and left in the second. [WaPo, NBCSW, The Score, Sporting News, NoVa Caps, RMNB]
- Celebrating another Alex Ovechkin milestone. Ho hum. [Caps video, USA Today]
- After sitting out the last three games (and losing seven of the eight before that), this was a big return for Braden Holtby - and he stepped up. [NoVa Caps]
- For Holtby, his recent troubles between the pipes stem from between the ears. [NBC Sports, NBCSW]
- Meanwhile T.J. Oshie has been dealing with troubles of his own, but finally, mercifully snapped his drought Thursday night (and followed it up with another goal on Friday). [WaPo]
- News and notes from yesterday’s pregame. [Caps video (Holtby, Trotz, Rinkside Update/Vrana)]