Monday's Dump & Chase: Salo's Back

The Predators finally get an important member of the 4th line back. But will he be able to play soon?

Nashville Predators News

Nice! Hope he gets to play... for several reasons.

Other Hockey News

Corey Crawford lifts Blackhawks past Wild |
Devan Dubnyk gave up goals on the first two shots he faced and was promptly replaced in goal by Darcy Kuemper. Is it finally time for #DubnykRegression?

New York Rangers 4, Detroit Red Wings 1 |
And we are one step closer to the Red Wings historic playoff run ending at 26 seasons.

Montreal Canadiens 4, Edmonton Oilers 1 |
According to the Canadiens article below, the captain is one of the three most scrutinized Habs team members. Max Pacioretty had two goals on the night, including the game winner.

Kevin Shattenkirk of Capitals suspended two games
I want to know just what the hell was going through Kevin Shattenkirk's brain here. Why in the world do you make such an obviously dangerous play?

2017 Minnesota State H.S. All Hockey Hair Team announced -
2016 was highly influenced by Erik Karlsson. This year was apparently influenced by a Cabbage Patch Doll.

Five goal-scoring firsts by goaltenders on anniversary of Nabokov’s power play goal | The Hockey News
Martin Brodeur's "three goals" make an appearance on this list. Let's get this straight: Brodeur scored one career goal. Only one.

Projected cap increase would make life that much easier for several GMs | The Hockey News
FINALLY, some help for Stan Bowman and the Blackhawks. They truly deserve a break.

Montreal spotlight can be positive, negative
"There are 24 Stanley Cup banners hanging over your head every time you play a home game, not to mention the numbers of 17 Hall of Fame players. Many of those legends routinely come to games and chat with you, encouraging you to give everything that night."

That has to be so intimidating.