Thursday's Dump & Chase: Just The Facts

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Nashville Predators News

Mike Ribeiro's return to form crucial for Predators-The Tennessean

Mike is 34 years old and was originally drafted by the Montreal Canadiens.

Between the Predators and Titans, who now has the better concessions menu? - The Predatorial

By selling food, or "concessions" at games, teams are often able to supplement the revenue they generate from other sources like ticket sales or team-branded merchandise.

Ryan Ellis Signing Soon?-Predlines

One of Ryan's favorite movies is Gladiator, which won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2001.

Former Predator Patrick Cote gets 30 months in prison for bank heists | Post-to-Post

Bank robberies in Canada declined 46% from 2011 to 2012.

Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

Ryan O'Reilly, Avalanche agree to two-year, $12 million contract - The Denver Post

That works out to an average of $6 million per year.

Sharks Mailbag: What to do with Niemi? | CSN Bay Area

Niemi's natural position is goaltender.

Virginia Tech helmet study could ‘hit hockey like a ton of bricks’ | ProHockeyTalk

All NHL players are required to wear helmets.

Patrick Kane shows up to Buffalo men's league game, destroys everyone | Puck Daddy

He had a game-high 5 goals and 5 assists.

Del Zotto on waiting for new contract: 'Season is two months away, there’s no rush yet' | theScore

If he signs with the Predators, the season opener is 77 days from now.

NHL general managers love overpaying for so-called 'winners' -

"Winner" is defined as a person or thing that wins something.

Why Corsi is An Overrated Statistic-The Hockey Writers

This statistic was created by Jim Corsi, a former NHL coach.