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Sunday’s Dump & Chase: Unleash the Dragon

Filling in this Sunday, Bobby’s bringing back some old school Dump & Chase with a reputation to defend.

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NHL: Nashville Predators at Calgary Flames Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports
First in the Central Division, first in the Western Conference. Feels good.

What a great win last night, eh? Top of the Central, top of the West. Arvidsson collected his 100th NHL point. How soon until Ryan Ellis comes back?

Nashville Predators News

Nashville Predators 2, Calgary Flames 0: Later, Canada - On the Forecheck
So it goes.

Predators: Pekka Rinne like a proud dad about Juuse Saros' play - The Tennessean
Big reputation, big reputation, ooh, you and me, we got big reputations, ah.

After Hours with P.K. Subban -
A great interview with P.K. Subban. In addition to a lot of jokes, sincere answers, and hockey talk, there was a fair bit of fashion talk. He’s so gorgeous.

This was actually an amazing game intro by the Flames, which they apparently do every Saturday night home game:

Around Hockey

Next 100: predictions for League from now through 2117 -
It’s been too long since we’ve had a dragon on the Dump & Chase. Here’s to traditions:

Bettman: 'The Senators aren't going anywhere' - Video - TSN
The world moves on another day another drama, drama; this one of course being Senators owner Melnyk dangling the word “relocation” right before the NHL 100 game in Ottawa. Not a great look.

Senators fans revolt as #MelnykOut continues to trend in Canada - Yahoo! Sports
Melnyk has no shame. He’s thinking, “they say I did something bad, then why’s it feel so good?”

Sedins turn back the clock, put the Canucks on their backs | The Province
Conversation with Sedins and a mirror: nobody's heard from me for months, I’m doing better than I ever was.

Prospect Podcast: The ultimate world juniors preview | The Hockey News
A great rundown of the upcoming World Juniors tournament. Are you ready for it? If not, make sure to give the podcast a listen.

Hockey Humor (no, seriously, it’s allowed)

Best Quote Taken Out of Context Award

Ladies and gentlemen, I know we’re not even halfway through, but we already have our winner for the 2017-18 NHL season: