Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on last night’s series-clinching win from us, Vogs, Caps video (Caps365, Trotz, Ovechkin), NHL, AP, WaPo, WTOP, NBCSW (and again), WashTimes, Frankovic, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and The Cannon.
- Handshakes! [Caps video]
- Just another clutch performance from Alex Ovechkin, “playoff choker”. [WaPo, PHT, NBCSW]
- After some very strong performances filling in for Andre Burakovsky, Chandler Stephenson picked a perfect time to have a breakout game. [WaPo]
- Braden Holtby was a huge reason why the Caps clawed their way back into, and then one, the series against Columbus. [NBCSW, NBC Sports]
- And now... the Penguins. Again. [NBCSW, ESPN, Post-Gazette, Triblive, NHL]
- The Caps + overtime = bffs. [WaPo, WUSA9]
- Brett Connolly has done his hometown proud. [Kelowna Daily Courier]
- Finally, happy 58th birthday to Darren Veitch, and happy 47th birthday to Ken Klee.