Mar 22, 2014; San Jose, CA, USA; Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) celebrates with center Marcus Johansson (90), and right wing Alex Ovechkin (8) after scoring during the shootout against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center at San Jose. The Washington Capitals defeated the San Jose Sharks 3-2 in an overtime shootout. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Capitals Clicks: Capital Greats

Happy Tuesday Everyone! Here are your daily links for the Washington Capitals. is going through Washington Capitals players on a regular basis from the years past.  Stars and Sticks is also putting together a couple of series looking at All Star Positions and also Blasts from the Past taking into account 5 year increments.  Comcast took a look at former Capitals player Joe Juneau.  Juneau played for the Caps from 1993 until 1999.  He was received in a trade from the Bruins and then was ultimately traded to the Sabres as his contract was ending. []

Pro Hockey Talk started a #NHLGreatest initiative to determine the fans thoughts on their greatest player for their team.  6 names made the cut for greatest Washington Capital.  Alex Ovechkin was #1.  Unfortunately no surprise there.  Peter Bondra came in second and Olaf Kolzig came in 4th.  Who was 3rd, 5th, and 6th you ask.  Head on over and check it out.  [PHT]

The Peerless Prognosticator is still going through the Alphabet and putting their All Franchise Team together through the alphabet.  They have reached the letter N and take a look at Left Wing: Paul Nicholson, Center: Michael Nylander, Right Wing: Andrei Nikolishin, Defense: Lee Norwood, Defense: Lawrence Nycholat, Goalie:  Michal Neuvirth. [Peerless Prognosticator]

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