Your savory breakfast links:
- The Washington Capitals have limited cap space to work with, but there are still free agent options to look at. [NBCSW]
- Team Sweden is holding an Olympic preparatory meeting next week, and current Caps Nicklas Backstrom and Carl Hagelin plus former Cap Andre Burakovsky will be in attendance. [NoVa Caps]
- Speaking of former Caps, center Travis Boyd signed a one-year deal with the Arizona Coyotes yesterday — congrats, Boyd! [Coyotes]
- Preseason hockey is alive and well in Europe, and Capitals’ 2021 fifth round draft pick Haakon Hanelt tallied one goal and two assists in the Under 20 Summer Challenge tournament. [NoVa Caps]
- Finally, happy 45th birthday to Jeff Friesen, 58th birthday to Mike Siltala, and 63rd birthday to Howard Walker!