Links from around the rink: April 28 

April, 28, 2014
Apr 28
2:51
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The ax finally fell in the nation’s capital over the weekend when general manager George McPhee and coach Adam Oates lost their jobs with the Washington Capitals, who failed to make the playoffs for the first time since 2007.

While team president Dick Patrick said they've already compiled an initial list of general manager candidates, it could be a while before we get to a decision.