Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps wrap up their road trip in Philly but will do so without Wilson, celebrating 700 for Nick and more.
Your savory breakfast links:
- The big news of the weekend was the seven-game suspension handed down to Tom Wilson by the DoPS. So that’s that. [Rink, WaPo, NBCSW, ESPN, NoVa Caps, RMNB]
- Celebrating 700 assists for the best center to ever pull on the Caps’ jersey. Happy things! [Rink]
- Hear from the coach and a couple of the Caps after yesterday’s practice in Philly. [Caps video (Laviolette, Dowd, Hathaway)]
- Previews of tonight’s battle with the Flyers from Vogs, Peerless, and NoVa Caps, and if you’re so inclined go ahead on over to Broad Street Hockey for the other side of this week’s Flyer-palooza.
- Looking for some fun reads? Well, the leftovers from Friday night’s loss in Boston ain’t it, but go nuts. [Caps, RMNB, S&S]
- Finally, happy 61st birthday to Bryan Erickson, and happy 58th to Mike Eagles.