Your savory breakfast links:
- Nick Jensen’s tenure in DC didn’t get off to the greatest start - but whether it’s the new system or a better role fit, he’s been thriving this year. [Rink]
- Big Zee in little bobblehead form? Yes, please. [Rink]
- Recaps and other assorted musings on last night’s fiasco from us, Vogs, Caps video (Laviolette, Backstrom/Vrana, recap), NHL, AP, WaPo, NBCSW, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and SCoC.
- There was a hit in the game. The team of the player that got hit and the team of the player that did the hitting have different views on said hit. Moving on. [NBCSW]
- Amid all of the other garbage, the one bright spot was Nicklas Backstrom picking up his 700th career assist like the majestic unicorn that he is. Congrats, Nick! [Caps, NBCSW]