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Thursday Caps Clips: A First in the Final

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Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: ‘Twas a night of firsts, including a first franchise victory in a Final. But it was also a night of loss as Kuznetsov may miss some time.

NHL: Stanley Cup Final-Washington Capitals at Vegas Golden Knights Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Your super save-ory breakfast links:

  • Get well soonest, Evgeny Kuznetsov. Dammit. [WaPo, NoVa Caps, NHL, NBCSW,
  • ... with Kuznetsov apparently out for the rest of the game, Lars Eller seized the opportunity to step up his game... [PHT, theScore,
  • ... and if he’s out for some time, here’s how the Caps can survive. [ESPN]
  • The turning point of the game - that 5-on-3 penalty kill. [NBC Sports]
  • Seven things to know about this comeback victory. [CBS]
  • Similarly, three takeaways. [Sporting News]
  • By the numbers. [NoVa Caps, TSN]
  • 220 - That’s the number of games between goals for Brooks Orpik after he notched his Stanley Cup Final Game Two gamewinner. [FTW]
  • Unleash the fans! Nearly 15,000 raucous Caps supporters attended the watch party at Capital One Arena. It was a li’l bit nutty. [Caps Outsider, NBCSW]