Saturday's Dump & Chase: What a Silly Night of Hockey

We saw fights. We saw goals. And we even saw a player hit a linesman. Not a bad night at the office for fans, no? Tonight the Stars play the Blues, and that game may reach the 8-goal mark too. Thankfully, we have the Avs in town to face our team. Expect a lot of shots.

Nashville Predators News & Notes

Predators' rookie forwards pitching in | Tennessean
Four of the 12 forwards in Nashville's lineup recently have been rookies. And they've become some of our favorites around here.

What the (Blank)? | The Players' Tribune
Shea Weber as you never heard Shea Weber before. *snicker*

Other NHL News

Five things we learned in the NHL: Men behaving badly -
It was a night of bloopers, stars fighting, and questionable decision-making. Here are five things we learned in the NHL Friday.

Official falls into bench after absorbing hit in Penguins-Kings - NHL -
Linesman Tony Sericolo took a seat while officiating the Penguins-Kings games on Friday night, thought it might not have been his choice.

TSN Hockey's Top 10 Storylines of the Week - Article - TSN
In case you missed this past week, it was also kinda silly.

Avalanche Putting Matt Duchene In Position To Succeed - TSS as in "win stuff"?

Edmonton Oilers down New York Rangers in high-flying '80s-style fashion | Edmonton Sun
On a night where Glen Sather was honored, this was one heck of a show.

Skinner's hat trick helps Hurricanes beat Ducks 5-1 | News & Observer
Carolina had one of those nights that rebuilding teams have before they start turning the corner.

Sending a message? Sutter not happy Kings opened lengthy trip with just 12 forwards | ProHockeyTalk
"We did that last year, and it caught up in January. It's why we didn't make the playoffs."

WATCH: Devils get bizarre penalty after Jordin Tootoo flips over boards -
This is one of the more bizarre penalties you will see in the NHL this season.

Here's a really good interview with Elliott Friedman:

Sorry for the abbreviated links today. I got pulled into action on my off day. Try to enjoy your Saturday in spite of this.