Monday's Dump & Chase: Staying Home

Sure, the Preds dropped their first game back from their trip, but they have 4 straight games to play at home. And hey, three of them are against Canadian teams. So enjoy sleeping in your own beds for a while. It's the little things in life, right? Whatever. Win the games.

Nashville Predators News & Notes

Predators mailbag: How are Moses, Fiala doing? | Tennessean
What's up with Craig Smith? Will the Predators trade for a backup goaltender?

The Admirals Are Going Streaking; Win 3-2 in OT | Admirals Roundtable

Beneath the Ice (S2:E3) Preds Defense Strong, Beautiful (11/08/15) Video - NHL VideoCenter - Nashville Predators
Grab the popcorn, and a glass of something. This finna be good.

Other Hockey Stuff

Montreal Canadiens Aren't As Good as Record Indicates - TSS
He's using a chart that equates goal +/- with "luck". That may be true, so no dragon. But I also attribute "luck" to "receiving great play from your goalie".

Much Better, But Work Remains | BlueJackets Xtra
The Jackets have made progress, but they are indeed still the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Scoring slump leaves Lightning baffled | Tampa Bay Times
Now we all feel better about our collective teams. "See, it does happen to the best of them."

Is Jake Allen breaking through for the St. Louis Blues? Brian Elliott | NBCSports
*kicks dirt*

New Detroit Red Wings arena to have practice rink, outdoor plaza, gondola seating | Detroit Free Press
The good news: this part will be privately funded.

WATCH: Falling debris briefly interrupts Blackhawks-Oilers game -
I'm surprised. I would've predicted a sinkhole so Satan could get a closer look at his team.

Maine goalie gets involved in scrum, serves own penalty (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Honorable goalie is honorable.

Officials break ground on renovations for Nassau Coliseum | ESPN
The sooner the better. Dan, Dom, and the crew at Lighthouse Hockey deserve a nice place.

Devils' Tootoo claims Burrows disparaged 'personal life, family' -
I once said "Alex Burrows is human excrement in a hockey jersey" on live radio. I stand by those remarks.

Red Wings player bloodied by hit, retaliates with two sucker punches -
None of this was okay.

Not Hockey

The Clemson Tigers finally outrun Florida State -
I'm all on board the Dabo Swinney hype train.

New York City Cocktail Lounge Attaboy Is Planning Nashville Expansion - Eater Nashville
Additional details are scant, but expect drinks "on-call" and a carved ice program.