Sunday’s Dump & Chase: Back to Earth

After this morning, alas, the most recent thing to have happened in a Preds game isn’t going to have been Pekka Rinne’s goal. Unless he scores again. We believe!

Hopefully you’re all safe after yesterday’s storm.

Flames' Tkachuk gets last laugh after polarizing battle with Kassian |
Sportsnet needs a better proofreader, and someone needs to lock the door next time they actually manage to get Matthew Tkachuk into the penalty box. Kassian too, but man I can't stand Tkachuk.

2020 NHL All-Star Game rosters |
With the Last Men In just announced, and various players initially named either injured or playing hooky, here are the updated rosters.

Rangers will listen on trade offers for goalie Alexandar Georgiev |
This article also notes that the Sharks are hoping to be back in the Stanley Cup Final next year. While I acknowledge that this might need to be a concern the Preds share, were the Sharks planning on getting a goalie at some point, or just sticking with what they've got?

Lightning push winning streak to 10 in a row | ProHockeyTalk | NBC Sports
The Lightning are back to being terrifying again.

PWHPA Dream Gap Tour driving awareness with plenty left to accomplish |
When people talk about how nobody watches women's hockey, I keep thinking about the investment that was made in men's junior hockey. People didn't watch that either, until it got marketed and put in front of them in a quality, easy-to-access way.

Secret Showcase headlines busy weekend for PWHPA | The Ice Garden
Our colleagues at the Ice Garden have some details and information about how to watch this weekend's showcase.

Sabres give up four third period goals to Canucks in latest loss | NBC Sports | ProHockeyTalk
This feels familiar.

Kovalchuk's skid-snapping OT winner the feel-good goal of Canadiens' season |
Maybe he just didn't like Los Angeles?

Lehner would like to stay with the Blackhawks but wants fair value | NBC Sports | ProHockeyTalk
You hate to see it. Oh wait. No you don't.

2020 NWHL All-Star Weekend’s biggest snubs | The Ice Garden
They covered the all-stars; now they're catching us up on who's missing out.