Thursday's Dump & Chase: National Visit

The Capitals are on the docket for the Predators tonight in the battle of the house that Barry built versus the house Barry's building.

Nashville Predators News

Wilson Showing Up in Regular Season and Playoffs |

Predators' Colin Wilson ready to shed 'playoff' nickname - The Tennesean
I mean, how many times are we going to hope he comes around? Once you get to a certain point in time, you know what you've got.

Around Hockey

There Will Be Blood | The Players' Tribune

Jagr challenges fans to do 1-legged squats on ice |
I'm soooo excited to see Jagr play today.

Big Read: Byfuglien sees future Cup contender in Winnipeg -
Give these guys two or three years and they'll be scary good.

League's concussion protocol fails to protect Corey Crawford | Chicago Sun-Times
After taking a Shea Weber slap shot to the face, Crawford should have been removed from the game, but was allowed to play.

NHL's attempt to restore Wideman ban rejected - TSN
Huh. Grab the popcorn and let's watch what happens next.

2018 NHL Winter Classic likely to be held at Citi Field with Rangers vs. Sabres, sources say | Newsday
Not two teams that I think many people outside of New York will have much interest in watching.

Stu Cowan: Canadiens’ Carey Price needs more help from teammates | Montreal Gazette
Heard through the grapevine that Price appreciates triple-low fives from his teammates.