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Sunday's Dump & Chase: Selanne & Jagr Dominate on Opening Day

What is this, Back to the 90's? In an Opening Day full of action, the two leading stars were Jaromir Jagr and Teemu Selanne. So much for the geezers needing time to shake off the rust...

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Nashville Predators News

No Nash, no problem for Columbus - Predators Insider
The Rick Nash trade gave the Blue Jackets a different look last night, posing a challenge for the Preds.

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Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

Blue Jackets Game 1 Recap: Something Old, Something New - The Cannon
Head over here for the Columbus perspective on last night's game.

Red Wings At Blues Game Recap: Blues Blow Out Wings 6-0 - St. Louis Game Time
This was an absolute curb-stomping by St. Louis, which visits Nashville tomorrow.

Vladimir Tarasenko Scores First NHL Goal On First Shot - St. Louis Game Time
We could have a Calder Trophy candidate in St. Louis, to go with an already-impressive lineup.

Babcock: Bertuzzi to Miss Several Weeks - Winging It In Motown
This could prove to be a big loss to the Red Wings.

Jaromir Jagr, Dallas Stars Outlast Phoenix Coyotes, 4-3 - Defending Big D
The Stars got off to a great start, with Jagr playing a part in all four Dallas goals.

As Stars try to work out new deal, Glen Gulutzan says team can’t focus on absent Jamie Benn | Dallas Stars Blog
Meanwhile, Dallas still hasn't signed young RFA Jamie Benn.

Ducks Dominate Canucks 7-3 in Rare Opening Day Win - Anaheim Calling
Touchdown, Ducks! Teemu Selanne had four points as well.

Watch the Los Angeles Kings finally raise their 2011-12 Stanley Cup banner (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy
The Kings did it up right yesterday, although I thought the second round of player introductions as they each raised the Cup was a bit much.

Never Cheer Before You Know Who’s Winning – Hawks 5, Kings 2 | The Committed Indian | The Real Fan's Program and Your Source for All Things Blackhawks
After that ceremony, however, it was all downhill for the Kings, as Chicago simply blew them out of the building.

Minnesota Wild vs. Colorado Avalanche: Game Recap - Hockey Wilderness
So far, so good for Parise & Suter as the Wild won 4-2.

Canucks lay an egg, kick-start new goalie debate in lop-sided loss (with goalie poll) - Vancouver Sun
@Strombone1 had the last laugh yesterday.

Leafs 2 - Habs 1: Quick Hits - Pension Plan Puppets
Toronto kicked things off with a win over their ancient foe.

Sutter shines, Fleury sets record: Penguins 3, Flyers 1 - PensBurgh
The Penguins beat their cross-state rivals to open the season.

Bruins beat Rangers 3-1: Everything is awesome! - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Birthday boy Johnny Boychuk scored for Boston.

New Jersey Devils Win First Game of 2013, 2-1 Over New York Islanders - In Lou We Trust
The New Jersey Devils begin the post-Parise era with a win over their division rival.

Game 1: Washington Capitals versus Tampa Bay Lightning - Raw Charge
The Tampa Bay Lightning kicked two field goals to Washington's one.

Jack Hillen leaves Capitals season opener with injury - Washington Post
The former Nashville Predator hurt his shoulder after going into the boards.

Recap: Panthers trounce Hurricanes 5-1 - Litter Box Cats
The Florida Panthers began the defense of their division title in convincing fashion.

Senators power their way to 4-1 win over Jets - Silver Seven
That stinkyface Erik Karlsson had three points for Ottawa.

A conversation with John Davidson - Predators Insider
Josh Cooper catches up with the new boss in Columbus. Have they finally struck gold?

Watch insane benches clearing hockey brawl; with pink jerseys, 13 ejections between IceHogs and Rapids (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy
Settle in for some AHL madness.

Comments by Bruins Owner Reflect Bitterness of Lockout -
Jeremy Jacobs basically blames the players for the lockout, and is already looking ahead to another one down the road. Cheers!

Larry Brooks Slap Shots: Will New York Islanders’ penny-pinching ways follow franchise from Long Island to Brooklyn? -
I don't think Shea Weber will be overly impressed by the honor bestowed upon him by Larry Brooks here.

NHL GameCenter having issues on first day of games - Puck Drunk Love
Yeah, you weren't the only one having trouble connecting last night.

What's New in the New Season - Blog -
A nifty guide to what's showing up on some jerseys this season around the NHL.

Scott Gomez in talks with San Jose Sharks: Reports | Puck Daddy
Wade Redden landed in St. Louis, and now it looks like the other major buyout player may also come to the Western Conference.