Sunday's Dump & Chase: Dental Work

There are few things less thrilling than a Saturday night soiree versus the Minnesota Wild, but we made it through somehow. Fortunately for this bye-week scheduling insanity, the Preds get to hop back on the wagon against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Spoiler alert: they're kinda good this year.

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Emblems: NHL – card game 100 years in the making | CSE Games
I'd give it a shot.

Blue Jackets plan parade after Penguins acknowledge rivalry — The Elbow
Satire aside, the way hockey fans refuse to recognize new rivalries is stupid.

In 2006, Detroit’s Henrik Zetterberg gave Nicklas Backstrom some valuable advice - The Washington Post
"You see a lot of players come over maybe too early. They force their way into the NHL, and maybe things don’t go the way they like it right away."

Max Domi learning painful lessons about NHL fighting | Puck Daddy
He'll have to pick his spots.

Georges Vezina had first shutout in NHL |
The Vezina's namesake was very worthy of the honor.

Jets top Canadiens in Julien’s debut | ProHockeyTalk
That Patrik Laine, eh?

Lightning organist Srebrakowski brings Amalie’s keys to life - Raw Charge
This is a very interesting feature on Tampa Bay's organist.

Toronto Maple Leafs forward William Nylander, Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel lead weekly rankings of the best under-24 players | ESPN
Sean Couturier is STILL not 24.

Surging Sabres cool off Blues -- TSN
Well that's some good news from Saturday's matchups.

Here's what a closer look at the Capitals' 12-game home winning streak reveals -
I generally don't take anything the Capitals do during the regular season seriously.