Monday’s Dump and Chase: Icy Hot

Preseason tilts are today and tonight, folks!

Nashville Predators News and Notes

Scrimmage Provides Preds Perfect Tune-Up Ahead of Preseason Doubleheader
The Preds had a scrimmage on Sunday in preparation for Monday's double header.

Around the League

Matthews discusses Mexican roots, National Hispanic Heritage Month |
Matthews gives us a bit of perspective on his unique upbringing in Arizona.

Crosby not going to speculate on Penguins' championship window
I don't want to speculate on their window, either. Let's not.

McAvoy signs three-year, $14.7 million contract with Bruins
The Bruins have locked up some of their young talent in defenseman Charlie McAvoy.

Marner contract settled when forward, Maple Leafs 'bared down'
Is it just me, or is this phrasing a little awkward?

Laine to train in Switzerland during contract impasse with Jets: report
I think most of us would prefer he just stay in Switzerland.

Perry out at least two weeks for Stars with fractured foot
Corey Perry is out with a fractured foot. The new Dallas forward says he aims to play in the season opener.

McAvoy’s three-year, $14.7-million bridge deal gives Bruins opportunity to keep their foot on the gas - TheHockeyNews
Can the Bruins stay competitive this season? My guess is yes.

Spurgeon’s seven-year, $53-million extension signals the beginning of Guerin’s work in Minnesota - TheHockeyNews
What else does Minnesota need in order to be competitive?

The Great Goalie Ranking: How the NHL's 31 No. 1 Netminders Stack Up Heading Into 2019-20 - TheHockeyNews
Your preseason goalie rankings are right here, folks. Let the debate begin.

What a hockey lifer needs to say about the game before he dies -
Here's your long read for Monday.

Leaner, smarter Nurse ready to take control of his progress for Oilers -
Darnell Nurse is just one of many Oilers looking to erase the memories of last season.

Maple Leafs approaching uncertain salary cap future one year at a time -
You can pay your superstars...but you have to fill the bench, too.

Have a great week, folks!