Thursday’s Dump & Chase: Embarrassment

Today’s links will be replaced by block text of the author screaming all the superlatives he can think of to describe how bad the Preds were last night...oh wait, Kate says I can’t do that. Never mind.

[Ed.: George didn’t actually ask me about the yelling. We might’ve been able to negotiate.]

Nashville Predators News

Nashville Predators 1, Dallas Stars 5: Preds Special Teams Crash in Ugly Loss | On the Forecheck
It was bad.

Inside Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne's new West Meade home | The Tennessean
Hey look, it's the kitchen where Juuse and Pekka can cook together! And the living room where they can watch other hockey games together! And Juuse's new bedroom! And...

Central Division Roundup

Winnipeg Jets recall 6 players from Manitoba Moose for playoff run |
Once the roster limits are removed, you can't have too many bodies, I suppose.

BenFred: Jets saying less, doing more after brushing off Blues' first punch |
As both Central Division series are now guaranteed to go at least 6 games, who advances to the Western Conference Final may be determined by whichever team has the most gas remaining after a tough first round series.

Should the Minnesota Wild Re-Sign Pontus Aberg? | Gone Puck Wild
Another former Pred possibly in limbo.

Cale Makar to play in second career NHL game, again replacing Sam Girard for Game 4 against Flames

What Ian Mitchell returning to college means for Blackhawks | NBC Sports Chicago
Can't wait until he's a UFA in a couple years!

Around the Hockeyverse

2019 NHL Playoffs: Five reasons the Tampa Bay Lightning were swept by the Columbus Blue Jackets -
Nothing went right for the Lightning after the first period of game one.

Bruins hang on to defeat Maple Leafs 6-4, even series |
All the offense! Ew, caught an accidental glimpse of Brad Marchand.