Friday’s Dump & Chase: Depth

Miikka Salomäki scored the game-winning goal last night and I’m sure all the “professionals” will be talking about depth.

Nashville Predators News

Nashville Predators 4, Minnesota Wild 0: Born to Be Mild | On the Forecheck
Did you fall asleep during the first period last night? If so, Nick has you covered with his recap.

NHL Power Rankings: Your GM's Next Critical Move Edition |
If you had to guess what the big question facing David Poile is on this list, what would you guess?

Nashville Predators' Pekka Rinne flawless in blanking Minnesota Wild |
If you want to read more nice things about Pekka Rinne, try this one out.

Top Three Plays From the First Three Weeks of the Predators’ Season | On the Forecheck
Ann K brings you the highlights of the season thus far. If you want highlight videos, look no further.

Around Hockey

Leon Draisaitl scores overtime winner, Edmonton Oilers erase deficit to beat Washington Capitals |
If you wanted the 50-goal scorers to score goals when they met last night, you got what you wanted.

The top five trade destinations for Josh Ho-Sang as Islanders look to move former top prospect | TheHockeyNews
Can Josh Ho-Sang get his groove back?

Rangers move Kaapo Kakko to top line | ProHockeyTalk
It looks like the New York Rangers want to see if Kaapo Kakko can get a jump start playing alongside Mika Zibanejad and Chris Kreider.

Tarasenko leaves Blues game against Kings
Matt Duchene wasn't the only Central Divisioner hurt last night.

Ron Francis diving right in as NHL GM in Seattle
What's great is that the bad taste from the build-up to Vegas (and their Stanley Cup Final run in their first year) is still fresh in our mouths, so hearing all of the same stuff about Ron Francis and the Seattle Yet-To-Be-Named-Team-We-Will-All-Hate-Soon is remarkably terrible.

Should the struggling Minnesota Wild move on from coach Bruce Boudreau? | TheHockeyNews

The Sabres will (maybe, possibly, probably not) win the Stanley Cup in 2020, just like we predicted | TheHockeyNews
The Hockey News made this prediction quite a while ago, but do you think they have any chance of looking like geniuses?