Your savory breakfast links:
- Putting yet another mediocre season by the Caps’ captain under the microscope. Just dead weight as usual, amirite? [Rink, RMNB]
- Peter Laviolette hasn’t officially announced his coaching staff yet, but longtime assistant Kevin McCarthy is likely at the top of the list to join the team. [NoVa Caps]
- After another lackluster season, the idea of trading Evgeny Kuznetsov has been tossed around by some. Keith Jones thinks that would be a mistake. [NBCSW]
- Things are bad for the KHL right now, with 200+ players testing positive for or recovering from COVID... which isn’t ideal for the many Caps prospects playing there. [NBCSW]
- It seems like Marc-Andre Fleury’s time with Vegas is coming to an end... might he wind up taking the spot of rival Braden Holtby? [THW]
- Looking at some affordable options to upgrade the Caps’ blueline. [StarsandSticks]
- Finally, happy 32nd birthday to Paul Carey and Karl Alzner.