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Friday’s Dump & Chase: One Down

Last night Filip Forsberg tied David Legwand and Shea Weber for most playoff points in franchise history. Go ahead and rewatch his goals as much as you want.

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Nashville News & Notes

Predators hope for a Stanley Cup playoffs folk hero? Miikka Salomaki | The Tennessean
Sure, having a skilled team is great and all, but what you really need is a grinder to be a folk hero.

Meet Nashville Predators' new catfish and its 'official keeper' | The Tennessean
Forget "keeper of the Cup", we have a "keeper of the fish".

Inside Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne's renaissance | ESPN
Korn hasn't been Rinne's goalie coach in four years, but...okay?

Around Hockey

Snoop Dogg hosts NHL YouTube series explaining hockey - NY Daily News
I learned something new!

WATCH: Pekka Rinne haunts Connor McDavid's dreams in NHL's best mic'd up moments of season - CBSSports.com
Rinne owning Connor McDavid is my favourite thing.

Drew Doughty suspension message from NHL Department of Player Safety | USA Today
Will the message stay the same, though.

Nicklas Backstrom: 'Hopefully I've saved my best hockey for the spring' | RMNB
He's "emotionally scarred".

Boucher, Chiarelli, and a year of strange NHL decisions – ProHockeyTalk
"This has been a tough year for those who want NHL teams to hold people accountable for baffling, terrible decisions."

Oilers being held hostage by voices of their past - Sportsnet.ca
Chiarelli is bad and incompetent but this gets to the heart of the organization's issues.

Sabres GM: 'We have a losing culture here' -- TSN
They also have no defense and about four good forwards. But culture is important too.

NHL, MLB, NBA, NFL players' associations release statement on sports betting - Sportsnet.ca
Apparently there's a court case on sports betting making its way through the US court system.

Las Vegas Golden Knights gave Sin City something to call its own - SBNation.com
"They finally have a logo that tells people where they’re from without having to say it." Just as soon as the average American can pick out an NHL logo....