Saturdays Dump & Chase: Remember to Vote

We are a little bit more than a month away from the All Star game so remember to vote for your favorite Predators players so you can see them in action this January. My suggestion: (1) Roman Josi, (2) Shea Weber, and (3) James Neal.

Nashville News and Notes

Slumping Predators trying to remain positive | The Tennessean

While the Predators are trying to stay positive we're all like:

Tough Sledding; Admirals lose 6-2 | Admirals Roundtable

The Admirals had a rough game against the Ice Hogs but Fiala (keep ‘em coming kid!) and Murphy were able to put up goals.

Chatterbox, Vol. 100 | Admirals Roundtable

Check out post game reaction from Evason, Murphy, and more.

"I fight for visibility"| SOVSPORT (Translator Needed)

Vladislav Kamenev is considered the likely captain for team Russia in the 2016 World Junior Championships. He is hoping to use this opportunity as a springboard to the NHL. He also says he can already communicate effectively with his teammates in English and that he is good friends with teammate Felix Girard.

Around the World of Hockey

Report: Oilers' Connor McDavid weeks ahead in recovery, resumes skating | CBS Sports

McJesus is doing McJesus things and healing at a dramatic rate.

Ovi goes curl and drag for a beauty |

Vintage Ovi...

Frank Vatrano hat trick sparks Bruins past Penguins | Boston Herald

The Massachusetts native has his first NHL hatty at only 21 years of age.

Kyle Oksposo to miss two games with injury |

Oksposo leads the Islanders in points so he will surely be missed.

Canadiens call up Michael McCarron from AHL | Canadian Sports Network

The first round draft pick from 2013 continues to prove why that draft was so special. He has torn it up in the AHL (13 goals and 11 assists in 28 games) and now he will get his first taste of the NHL.

Most undersung players of the 2015-16 NHL season... so far | Sports Illustrated

Bobby Ryan is certainly starting to play better a year or two removed from trade rumors. He now is on pace for 71 points.

Three things we learned in the NHL: History in the making | Canadian Sports Network

Roberto Luongo posted his 70th career shutout last night. I still hate him for diving so much during the infamous Predators-Canucks series.