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Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The net stays empty in a shootout loss to Vancouver, the Caps keep finding the iron and more.
Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on yesterday’s SO loss from us, Vogs, Caps video (Reirden, locker room, recap), NHL, AP, Reuters, WaPo, NBCSW (and again), Province, Peerless, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and Nucks Misconduct.
- The Caps have been catching a lot of iron this season, including once in the shootout yesterday that negated an apparent goal. [NBCSW]
- Birthday boy Nicklas Backstrom has reportedly opened contract negotiations with the Caps sans agent. [The Score]
- As part of the weekend’s Hockey Fights Cancer events, cancer survivor Brock Witmoyer spent a dream couple of days with T.J. Oshie and the Caps. [NBCSW]