Monday’s Dump and Chase: Let it Sparkle, Let it Shine

Monday’s back, folks.

Nashville Predators News and Notes

Predators Reassign Yakov Trenin to Milwaukee |
This, unfortunately, means that Miikka Salomäki remains in Nashville...for the time being.

Admirals Collect a Point in Shootout Against Wolves
The Admirals dropped their third game in three days to the Chicago Wolves. They collected at least a point in each game.

Around the League

Boyle agrees to terms on one-year contract with Panthers
I'm pretty happy Brian Boyle found a home with Florida. I'm sad, however, that we won't be able to do a tribute video for Boyler since we've already played Florida in Nashville.

Markström helps Canucks send Rangers to fourth straight loss
The Canucks are on a bit of a roll right now. The Rangers...aren't.

In today’s NHL, skating is king. And Dawn Braid is a kingmaker. | Sportsnet
Here's your required reading for Monday.

Beyond Headlines: Injuries, salary cap could leave Leafs short-staffed |
Decisions. They're tough. Even in Toronto.

King delivers inspiration, motivation at Women's Hockey Showcase
Billie Jean King is inspirational. She's a big advocate for women's professional hockey.

Hockey is for everyone!

Fleury pranks Dan Potash |
Marc-Andre Fleury. We don't deserve his antics.

Markstrom's performance inspires Canucks following emotional week |
The Canucks stood up for Jacob Markström. I love seeing feel-good stories like this.

Lethal Lines: Which three-man units have been the most dangerous early on? | TheHockeyNews
I know how much we love JoFA, but the Forsberg-Duchene-Granlund line has been doing some serious work for the Preds.

This Week In NHL Numbers: Potent Preds, punchless power plays and great goalies | TheHockeyNews
The Preds are leading the league in scoring (as of this article's publishing date). Balanced scoring and more pucks in nets are good things.

Future Watch: The top five rookies off to hot starts in 2019-20 | TheHockeyNews
Keep an eye on these rookies.

Who makes the first move? Five NHL clubs that could be looking to shake things up | TheHockeyNews
I'd like to see a big trade or two early in the season. Minnesota has to be looking for something to spark their lethargic team.

With a laser like this, why doesn't Mat Barzal shoot the puck more? | TheHockeyNews
This is an interesting look at Mat Barzal's shooting rates and percentages.

Matthews, Marner will 'probably' see shifts together but Mike Babcock not sold on combination |
Gotta spread the wealth out in Toronto. Punny, but really.

Finally, I’m going to share a weekly theme song with you. I’ve been rewatching How I Met Your Mother and I absolutely have to get this song stuck in your head.