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Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps overcome a slow start to down the Wings, Ovi’s gets his 24th career hat trick and more.
Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on last night’s win from us, Vogs, Caps video (Reirden, locker room, recap), NHL, AP, Reuters, WaPo, NBCSW (and again), Detroit Free Press, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and WIIM.
- Just another 20-goal season for the captain (albeit by way of the weirdest hat trick he’ll ever score). [PHT]
- Y’know, we all get confused now and then…
- A few leftovers from a Black Friday OT win over the Lightning. [Caps, Reuters, Raw Charge, RMNB, StarsandSticks, Bolts by the Bay]
- The 2018 playoff series reinvigorated the Caps-Bolts rivalry that has continued on long after division ties were severed. [TB Times]
- Managing the tight salary cap is a daily job for the Caps, and becomes even tougher whenever they hit the road. [NBCSW]
- Finally happy 68th birthday to Rick Bragnalo.