Happy Friday everybody! Here’s today’s news and links about the Washington Capitals and from around the NHL!
- Haydn Fleury’s draft profile (Stars and Sticks)
- Want a free ticket to both days of the 2014 NHL Draft? (Stars and Sticks)
- Nate Schmidt‘s season reviews (RMNB, Japers Rink)
- Braden Holtby is a daddy! (RMNB)
- Check out this week’s Talk The Red podcast! (Talk The Red)
- Barry Trotz believes that defense means getting the puck back quickly. (NBC Washington)
- One of the changes that Brian MacLellan suggested during his interview with Ted Leonsis? Make changes to Ted’s blog. (Washington Post)
- Aaron Volpatti‘s final report card (CSN Washington)
- MacLellan wants to be aggressive. (CSN Washington)
- How will Alex Ovechkin and Trotz get along? (CSN Washington)
Around the NHL
- The New York Rangers beat the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 in game six to advance to the Stanley Cup (Too Many Men On The Site)
Washington Capitals Birthday
- A happy 29th birthday to current Washington Capitals forward Aaron Volpatti
- A happy 60th birthday to the first ever Capitals draft pick, defenseman Greg Joly.