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Monday’s Dump and Chase: Bulls and Bears

The Monday after a weekend in which Little Bear posts a shutout and Coach Laviolette wears a bull mask.

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Predators and Admirals News

Milwaukee Admirals: Ads Tame Wolves in 5-4 SO
The Admirals topped the Chicago Wolves 5-4 in a shootout Sunday afternoon. Expect to see Troy Grosenick recalled to Nashville tomorrow and young Miroslav Svoboda sent to the Admirals.

Predators coach Laviolette wears bull's head mask during interview
This is truly a player's coach.

Around the League

Kings hold closed-door meeting after fourth straight loss
It's probably not a good time to be in the Kings' locker room.

Pulling goalies earlier getting trendier in NHL
Some interesting thoughts on pulling the goaltender here. The Predators have largely been able to hold teams when they pull the goalie...and there's nothing more satisfying than an empty-net goal.

Jump To Conclusions: Predictions for all 31 teams based on their starts - TheHockeyNews
Overreactions are the best.

Five hot starts that have led to some unrealistic expectations - TheHockeyNews
Oddly, Montreal and Ottawa both look good. Hmmm....

From the draft to the NHL: A round-by-round look at the league's skaters and goalies - TheHockeyNews
This is a fascinating breakdown of current NHLers based on when they were drafted.

NHL - Hockey players' love affair with coconut water over sports drinks
I didn't know hockey players were obsessed with coconut water, but now I do...and so do you!

Islanders at Sharks analysis: Los Tiburones win a physical confrontation - Fear The Fin
Here's a bit of reading on the San Jose Sharks....tomorrow evening's opponent.

Preds Official Podcast: Filip Forsberg, Goalies and a Fast Start
Here's the most recent Preds Podcast featuring Filip Forsberg.

Have a great week, folks!