Thursday's Dump & Chase: Happy Thanksgiving!

Everyone here at OTF wishes you a happy Thanksgiving today! May your travel plans have worked out, may your turkey be "well, it's not THAT burnt," and any horrible family arguments be at least memorable.

Nashville Predators News

Home Point Streak Reaches Seven as Preds Top Stars |
I want to see this kind of performance more often.

Other Hockey News

Official NHL expansion draft exempt list contains surprises -
The ultimate guide to the expansion draft and who's not moving.

The Simple Play | The Players' Tribune
Another wonderful article by The Players' Tribune, this time featuring Oliver Ekman-Larsson and the influence that Nicklas Lidstrom had over his career.

Massive year-long credit card breach reported at Madison Square Garden |
Anyone road trip out to New York for a game recently?

Trailer for "Goon: Last of the Enforcers" -
Don't watch this at work, but if anyone out there is a "Goon" fan, the sequel looks promising.

Turns out World Cup wasn't a massive cash cow for the NHL or players | The Hockey News
Just send them to the Olympics Bettman.

Veteran Sam Gagner among NHL players turning to skills coaches for extra help | BlueJackets Xtra
I'm still upset that we didn't sign him. It's baffling how everyone in the league just gave up on Gagner.

Regarding Pacioretty, Therrien must choose words carefully -
Only in Montreal can the media try and grab a coach by the throat despite him having the best record in the league.

Lawyers ask judge to make public more NHL emails, documents - TSN
In the next development of the concussion saga, the NHL are reportedly keeping emails secret that show a different picture on concussions than what the league is saying. While the damage to those in the past is done, I hope that this lawsuit forces the NHL to treat their players, no matter how big their name, with better care.