Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: thoughts on the Caps’ protected list for the upcoming expansion draft, a bit of prospect chatter and more.
Your savory breakfast links:
- With all 30 protected lists for the upcoming expansion draft made public yesterday, we know who the Washington Capitals have exposed to Seattle. [Rink, WaPo, Vogs, WHN, NoVa Caps, RMNB, NBCSW, S+S, NHL (all lists)]
- The Caps’ list included a few surprise choices and there’s a lot to make sense of here, including why certain players were left exposed and who Seattle’s best options are from Washington. [WHN, Athletic ($), NBCSW, RMNB]
- Reviewing forward Michael Sgarbossa’s 2021 season in Hershey. [NoVa Caps]
- The Capitals don’t have a first round pick in this year’s NHL draft, so who should they look to target with their second round pick? [S+S]
- There are certainly some intriguing and unexpected players available to Seattle across the league. [NoVa Caps, NHL, ESPN, Athletic (and again) ($), Yahoo]
- Finally, happy 48th birthday to Scott Walker!