Your savory breakfast links:
- Snapshots of the week ahead. [Rink]
- Previews of tonight’s dance with the Stars from Vogs, Peerless, NoVa Caps, and the opponents, and be sure to check out our SB Nation pals over at Defending Big D for the other side of tonight’s matchup.
- Needless to say, things have been a little bleak in Big D with their tea, going 0-3 to open the season. But they’re not panicking... yet. [Defending Big D]
- They’ll have to face the return of Evgeny Kuznetsov, who is ready and eager to get back in the lineup after his three-game suspension. [NHL, NBCSW]
- News and notes from yesterday’s practice. [Caps video (Reirden), NoVa Caps]
- Alex Ovechkin injected the Nats with a little positive juju after throwing out the first pitch last night, just one more chapter in the long history of Caps-Nats lovefests. [WaPo, NHL, NBCSW, WashTimes]