Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps sweep the Philly leg of their road trip, Eller returns and then suffers an injury and more.
Your savory breakfast links:
- Recaps and other assorted musings on last night’s win from us, Vogs, Caps video (Laviolette, Jensen/Hagelin, recap), NHL, AP, WaPo, NBCSW, Peerless, NoVa Caps, RMNB, and Broad Street Hockey.
- Ladies and gentlemen, #716:
- Lars Eller made a surprise return just in time for last night’s game… and then left in the first period with a lower-body injury. [NBCSW, NoVa Caps, RMNB]
- With Eller out and Wilson already on the sidelines, the Caps – once again – had to rely on their depth. And the depth came through. [NBCSW]
- It’s not just their forward depth that’s stepping up, either; big-time goal-scorer Nick Jensen has found his offensive touch just in time. [NBCSW]
- Happy 41st birthday to Joe Motzko, and happy Pi Day to all you math nerds out there!