Sunday's Dump & Chase: Why Are The Preds So Awful In The Shootout?

THIS IS FROM TWO YEARS AGO. - Marianne Helm

I mean seriously…it's pathetic. They've put one puck in the net this year. ONE. Last night, they had a couple of chances to put one past Tim Thomas, but just couldn't do it. A couple other shots seemed to be aimed right at his chest. Not good. With a 2.1% chance of making the playoffs, this team needs to figure out a way to get two points in some of these games. How would our situation look if we'd already won a couple of shootouts this year? Being 4-5 points out right now would look a whole lot better, that's for sure. Maybe we should petition the league to change the shootout to a "rebound score" contest, or a "wrestle for the puck in the corner" contest. THAT'S something we could really excel at.

Nashville Predators News

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Healthy scratch tonight?

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Interesting.

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Featuring a couple of Preds prospects, but whatever. They're probably not #Sandpaper-y enough to crack the lineup here on a regular basis.

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GOALIE FIGHT!

Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

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The Canucks need "toughness". Which is another word for #Grit. Do we have a potential trading partner?

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I think the Caps will be hiring for a new equipment manager soon…BRB.

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Of course.

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Who gets to make the phone call to Bobby Ryan when he's added as an injury replacement?

Leafs Humiliated At Home in 7-1 Loss to Rangers. No One Fired Yet. - Pension Plan Puppets

Hahaha dummies. You can't just go firing people when the team stinks. Everybody knows that.

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So special, particularly at home so his family could enjoy it.

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Get to know the other future gold medalists.

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FACT: Dracula is French-Canadian.

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Yes, yes it does.

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