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Nashville Predators News & Notes

Nashville Predators 0, Florida Panthers 3: Middling Preds Can't Muster a Goal in Florida | On the Forecheck
I'm extremely jealous of Quenneville's offense right about now.

Southern Hockey News & Notes

Presley Norby scores twice as Badgers women's hockey team beats Harvard |
A four-goal third period, huh? That sounds nice. The Badgers went on to beat their second opponent at the Country Classic tournament as well. (I can't find any articles with updates on the second day, but PBR has interview video if video is your thing.)

Other News & Notes

2020 NHL All-Star Fan Vote Now Open |
Oh right, it's that time of year.

Quick Shifts: Surviving the Year of the Healthy Scratch |
I don’t know what’s up this year, y’all.

Bad night for defense injuries as Werenski, Dumoulin, Edler, Mete all exit games | ProHockeyTalk
At least the Preds made it out of Florida intact, Also, I beg your pardon, does this actually say that the Penguins also lost Bryan Rust to an injury that happened in practice? They're cursed again.

Identifying the 6 best lines in the NHL so far this season |
Alas, none of the names on this list are familiar in the way we want them to be.

DeBrincat, Girard drop the gloves in unexpected fight (Video) | ProHockeyTalk

Why Patrik Berglund’s decision to walk away from NHL was no decision at all |
I want to ask how you can possibly forget to give your team your no-trade list, but actually that sounds like something I would do. Glad it ended up working out okay for Berglund.

Lexie Laing contributes more to the NWHL’s Boston Pride’s power play than goals | The Ice Garden
All right, all right, I guess faceoffs do matter sometimes.

Jesse Puljujarvi comfortable with staying in Finland regardless of trade |
I really can't figure out if he was never that good and the Blue Jackets made a brilliant move passing on him, or if he was that good and the Oilers messed it up because their player development is horrible.

Ovechkin’s latest hat trick gives him 15th consecutive 20-goal season | ProHockeyTalk
Alex Ovechkin is *checks notes* good.