Your savory breakfast links:
- Previews of today’s first bout against the Penguins from Vogs, Penguins, SI, NBCSW, Tribune-Review, Peerless, NoVa Caps, and don’t forget to check out our SB Nation partners over at Pensburgh for the other side of today’s matinee.
- It’s time for Alex Ovechkin vs. Sidney Crosby, Round 78. [NHL, The Score]
- With all the talent in the world - but also a tendency for inconsistency - Evgeny Kuznetsov can be the key to the Caps’ success this season. [WaPo]
- A few leftovers from Friday night’s win in Buffalo. [Vogs, RMNB, S&S, Die by the Blade]
- Remembering The Goal, which was 15 (!) years ago yesterday. [NoVa Caps]
- Finally, happy 29th birthday to Stanislav Galiev.