Saturday's Dump & Chase: Nudge and the Gang

Tonight the Predators will faceoff with top center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and his gang of regular season misfits. Yes, Justin Schultz, Benoit Pouliot, Taylor Hall, Eric Gryba, Cam Talbot, Mark Letestu, and Anton Lander will all be playing. I know there are more people but not a single name is coming to

Nashville Predators News

10 Predators Records Ready to Fall in 2015-16 | Nashville Predators
That single-season goal-scoring record is getting broken this season.

AHL and PHPA Ratify New Collective Bargaining Agreement | Admirals Roundtable
The American Hockey League and Professional Hockey Players’ Association have come to terms on a new Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Around the Wide World of Hockey

Jets beat Devils 3-1, Blake Wheeler did something | Arctic Ice Hockey
In a convincing win over the New Jersey Devils, the Winnipeg Jets spoiled the home opener at the Prudential Center.

Chicago rolls in overtime, 3-2 | Second City Hockey
The Hawks spoiled the Islanders' Brooklyn opener with an overtime victory Friday night.

Nick Leddy motivated by Blackhawks' latest Stanley Cup victory | CSN Chicago
Leddy's beard is almost Nick Wallin-esque.

Artemi Panarin's personality, skill breaking down language barrier | Chicago Sun Times
Panarin is fun to watch.

Mike Richards becomes unrestricted free agent after settling terminated contract with Kings | Puck Daddy
By initially terminating the deal the Kings were on the hook for a salary cap hit of $1.32 million per-year over the next five years. Richards’ salary cap hit over that length of his contract would have been $5.75 million.

Former Carolina Hurricane Ward arrested for assault on female | WNCN
Former Carolina Hurricane defenseman Aaron Ward was arrested Friday in Cary and charged with assaulting a woman and interfering with emergency communication, authorities said.

Jackets vs. Rangers: Highlight Recap | The Cannon
The Rangers spoiled the Jackets' home opener with three goals late in the third period to win 4-2.

Red Wings Recap: Detroit Dominates Toronto 4-0 | Winging It In Motown
Dylan Larkin was pretty great in his NHL debut.

Hurricanes' Wisniewski to undergo surgery for torn ACL |
You could tell it was going to be an MCL or ACL by the way he went down and was in so much pain. Bad luck for Wisniewski.

Flyers farmhand Logan Pyett diagnosed with cancer, out indefinitely | theScore
Horrible thing. I hope he has a quick recovery.

Alexander Wennberg Out With Concussion | Todays Slapshot
Alexander Wennberg of the Columbus Blue Jackets left Friday's season-opening 4-2 loss to the visiting New York Rangers.

Ten Years Ago, the Dallas Stars Won with Terrible Goaltending | Defending Big D
They did it before, but could they do it again? Probably not.

"Todd McLellan deployed his defensemen in an interesting way [Thursday night] and it'll be interesting to see if we see any changes for the Nashville game."