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Tuesday Caps Clips: Barry Trotz Away

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps will be looking for another head coach this summer, as Barry Trotz steps down.

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2018 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game Three Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images

Your savory breakfast links:

  • Reflecting back on the Caps’ career of Trotz and another long-tenured DC coach, Bruce Boudreau. [Caps Outsider]
  • Lessons to learn from the departure of Trotz. [NoVa Caps]
  • The coach who took the Caps to the promised land may be leaving, but don’t let that take the shine off of having arrived there in the first place. [WaPo]
  • It’s pretty rare for a coach to leave a team after winning a Cup... but it has happened before. [WaPo, NBCSW]
  • And now all eyes turn to associate coach Todd Reirden, who is the heir apparent to the vacated coaching spot - but doesn’t have the job yet. [WashTimes, RMNB]
  • We weigh in with our favorite moments from a magical playoff run. [Rink]
  • One big question for all 31 teams heading into this offseason. [ESPN]
  • Caps legends and alumni once again descend upon the District on June 26 for their now-annual Alumni Summer Classic. [Caps]
  • Free agency is just around the corner - get familiar with who could stay, who could go, and who wants what. [FiCP]
  • Alex Ovechkin is and likely will forever be beloved by this city. [Stars and Sticks]
  • Later this summer, the Caps’ DVD commemorating their Cup run will be released - get a sneak peek at what will be on it. [WaPo]
  • The season in review for Chandler Stephenson... [NoVa Caps]
  • ...and Jay Beagle. [Peerless]