Sunday's Dump & Chase: Just Gotta Ride It Out

Until Pekka comes back, we're gonna see some games like the one last night. Carter Hutton ranks 58th in the league in GAA, 61st in Sv%, and sports a 1-4-2 record. I'm not the stats guy, but these seem like weak numbers. All the losses and all the goals are not 100% on him, but the numbers ar

Nashville Predators News

Predators' Marek Mazanec thrust into NHL, 3-goal deficit-The Tennessean

"Goalies play back-to-back all of the time," Predators coach Peter Laviolette said. "Carter's earned it based on how hard he's worked the last two starts."

Nashville Predators Reassign Anthony Bitetto to Milwaukee - Nashville Predators

Well, that was fast. At least he got to play last night.

Flames, Predators interested in Chris Stewart -

Are we? And why?

Wanted: Nominations for top sports moments-The Tennessean

Please please please flood this list with Preds "moments".

Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

Businessman launches ticket sales push for NHL franchise | Las Vegas Review-Journal

February 10th, with a goal of 10,000. I think they'll make it.

The NHL’s added camera solution for improved instant replay | New York Post

That, and an IQ test for the people reviewing the footage.

Goalies scoring goals: a fluky and fabulous history | The Hockey News

I bet Pekka could score 30 if he tried.

Yakupov nets shootout winner in 1st career attempt, stirs controversy | theScore

I guess the "analytics guy" was right in this particular instance.

Are Big Contracts Ruining the Minnesota Wild?-The Hockey Writers

That, plus coaching, goaltending and scoring.

Quebec Hockey Teams Can't Wait Until Game, Brawl During Warmups-Deadspin

There is no love lost when these two teams get together, folks. My favorite part of this story is that one of the teams is the Saint-Georges Cool FM 103.5.