Obviously, there's not much news left over from Christmas day and the holiday weekend. The pickings were slim. Hockey returns soon! Also, just in case you were wondering.
Nashville Predators News
P.K. Subban surprises Nashville kids with sleigh ride
If you didn't watch this already WHY HAVEN'T YOU. It is Subban. In a top hat. Riding in a sleigh. With kids. Dabbing.
Preds Recall Boucher From Conditioning Assignment
The forward shuffle continues... will Boucher stick this time? Probably depends on his usage, but he's not a bad scoring winger on the 3rd/4th lines.
Other Hockey News
Top NHL viral moments of 2016
I love the Spacey in Space moment. I also love the P.K. Subban singing Johnny Cash at Tootsie's moment. Most importantly, I love that all of these moments highlight the positive side of hockey. Players having fun with fans, teams memorializing beloved celebrities, players singing songs, parents enjoying their son's success, and so many more. This is the type of list that really reminds you of why we love this sport.
3 teams on the rise in 2017 | theScore.com
The Score secretly wants to put the hex on the Predators second half of the season. I'm sure of it.
Top 10 draft-eligible prospects at World Juniors
I don't know a single thing about these guys, but I am excited to watch this year's WJC. Lots of Predators to keep your eye on, including Dante Fabbro and Patrick Harper.
Top 10 greatest jerseys of 2016 (Puck Daddy Year in Hockey)
Maple Leafs new home jersey--like. Panthers road jersey--ehh. Jets Heritage Classic jersey--nope. Toledo Walleye Zombie Attack Jerseys--YES.
Downie goes on Twitter rant against Coyotes - Article - TSN
HOLY HELL. Steve Downie wasn't feeling very Christmassy!
Lightning's Steven Stamkos: Still on crutches, but on target in recovery - CBSSports.com
It definitely seems like a return this season is doubtful. Especially if he is returning to a Lightning team that is struggling to make the playoffs.