Your savory breakfast of champions links:
- Previews of this afternoon’s preseason clash with the Blues from Vogs, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at St. Louis Game Time for the other side of tonight’s matchup.
- The final roster is starting to shape up. The forward competition appears to be nearly decided, with Shane Gersich assigned to Hershey, Riley Barber and Liam O’Brien on waivers, and Jayson Megna sticking around after a good showing vs. Carolina. [NBCSW, NoVa Caps, WaPo]
- Jonas Siegenthaler is making an excellent case for him to stay up with the NHL squad. [WaPo]
- Congrats to Caps’ 2018 third-round pick Riley Sutter, who signed his entry-level contract on Saturday. [Silvertips, Capitals]
- The League mandated some equipment changes for all of the goaltenders, so the Caps’ new goalie tandem have been getting acquainted with their new gear. [NBCSW]
- Related - Remembering The Save. [FiCP]
- A look at the biggest questions in the Eastern Conference coming into the season. [LA Times]
- A few beauties went to Audi Field to take in some metric football.