Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps finish their season sweep of the Devils, Ovechkin (again) makes history and more.
Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on yesterday’s win from us, Vogs, Caps video (Laviolette, Hagelin, Ovechkin, recap), Devils, NHL, AP, Reuters, WaPo, NBCSW, NJ.com, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and All About the Jersey.
- Goal #725 for Alex Ovechkin was also power play goal #265, moving him into a tie with Brett Hull for the second-most all time. [ESPN]
- After a rough outing (with a rougher start) against the Isles, this was an important bounceback game for Ilya Samsonov – and he more than delivered. [NBCSW]
- Another game with a big lead, another closer-than-necessary final score. Well past time to clean things up. [NBCSW]
- A look back at the week that was for the Caps. [Peerless, Caps Outsider]
- Finally, let’s take one more look at that T.J. Oshie goal because it was pretty nifty: