Thursday's Dump & Chase: Waiting For Seth

Dude, you hated on Canada SO HARD last year...what's up? Tonight will be your 10th game against a Canadian team this season. How about something dramatic? Drop a late goal, a shorty, hell, toss in a hat trick. You can do it. We believe in you.

Nashville Predators News

Predators buying into Peter Laviolette's approach-The Tennessean

I think I'm going to start taking a "did we win the game?" approach to complaining about the power play.

Filip Forsberg and James Neal: A Match Made in Corsi Heaven? - Predlines


Triangle of Defense - Nashville Predators

I like "Pyramid of Defense" better. Sounds, I don't know, more awesome.

Nashville Predators Defenseman, Shea Weber joins Sports Night-102.5 The Game

You should listen to this. Obviously.

Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

NHL Power Rankings - TSN

You're not gonna believe where the Preds are ranked.

Blind-sided: Blue Jackets’ Jack Johnson is bankrupt; who led him there is biggest shocker | BlueJackets Xtra

Crazy story.

Penguins' Pascal Dupuis has blood clot in his lung - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

No, this is a new random, potentially career-threatening injury for a Penguins player. Not an update on the other dozen or so you've heard about recently.

Phil Kessel says "classless" fan tossed jersey on the ice | Puck Drunk Love

I think it was a "millionaire" fan. Those things are expensive, man.

MacGregor: Surging Jets have luck on their side - The Globe and Mail

Which, as we know, is waaaaaaaay better than unluck.

On face-offs and behind the net, Capitals giving up ‘free goals’ - The Washington Post

File this one away in the playbook for the first meeting with the Caps.

Flames and Oilers heading in opposite directions -

Well, to be fair, the Oilers are pretty much staying still. Not much room for any more downward movement.

Watch Bob McKenzie’s sick burn on Mike Milbury’s GM career (Video) | Puck Daddy

BOOM! Roasted.

Ron Hextall delivers a verbal slash to Flyers after loss to Rangers | Sporting News

Things will smooth out over there when they finally work out that Weber trade.