There are a few Predators playing in the mildly-exciting IIHF Worlds, and I’m vaguely interested in the playoffs. I’m also taking book and podcast recommendations.
Nashville Predators News
The Nashville Ledger: Preds have a bright future
The Ledger's John Glenn reminds us that the Cup window is still open for our Predators.
The Types Of Losers: Hockey Fan Edition - On the Forecheck
Go ahead, tag yourself.
Around Hockey World
Golden Knights confident they can rebound in Game 2 against Jets
Can the Knights answer Winnipeg's speed?
Patrick Kane scores twice as United States routs Norway at hockey worlds
Captain Patrick Kane scored two goals and added an assist to lead the United States to a 9-3 victory over Norway at the hockey worlds. Meanwhile, Nick Bonino was added to the US team and will be wearing #3.
31 Thoughts: What follows for Leafs after Dubas promotion? - Sportsnet.ca
The first item on this list is definitely noticeable. I watched Game 1 of the Jets-Knights series and it seems like the refs regurgitated their whistles that they swallowed during the Preda-Jets series.
Fenton, Fitzgerald expected to get second interview for Wild GM job - Sportsnet.ca
Paul Fenton is on the short list for Minnesota.
Rantanen scores twice as Finland dumps Canada at hockey worlds - Sportsnet.ca
Eeli Tolvanen doing Eeli Tolvanen things.
Gaudreau optimistic about Flames under Peters | NHL.com
I don't for a second believe that Johnny Gaudreau is allowed to drink coffee.
Have a great week, folks.