Tuesday's Dump & Chase: Fiala Time

An unbelievable come from behind win by the Preds put Nashville in a tizzy last night. Meanwhile, Chicago is reeling. It was supposed to be their year, guys!

Nashville Predators News

Last night was simply stunning. From the gold swarm, to Carrie's surprise, to the Rinne miracle save, to Forsberg's two goals, to Kevin Fiala's miss, to Kevin Fiala's non-miss, to the eruption of happiness. I haven't seen such an incredible night of hockey in, oh, about a year.

Fiala Scores in Overtime, Preds Take 3-0 Series Lead
It wasn't a dream! It really happened.

Game Three Infographic: Preds 3, Blackhawks 2 (OT)
Out hit 'em, out shot 'em, out scored 'em.

Carrie Underwood sings national anthem before Predators Game 3
This was a pretty unbelievable moment. Best damn anthem I've heard in that place.

Rexrode: Predators all but bury Blackhawks with Game 3 OT win
Some are calling it a franchise defining moment. It may be that. But all I care about is that it was definitely a series defining moment. That is a loss that will be hard to overcome for the Hawks.

Blackhawks' season on the brink after blowing two-goal lead in 3-2 OT loss
Monday night isn’t supposed to happen to these Hawks. But it did, and now the Hawks are 60 minutes away from seeing another year of their championship window close in the first round.

Blackhawks vs. Predators Game 3 recap: Season on the brink after loss - Second City Hockey
Yes, exactly, they BLEW a lead.

Stanley Cup Playoffs

From the Branches: The 2017 Toronto Maple Leafs are leading a playoff series - Pension Plan Puppets
Wait, what??

Maple Leafs win wild Game 3 in OT | NHL.com
Wow! It's true. These Leafs won't go away. They lead the series 2-1 and with another home game coming up can take a 3-1 lead with a win.

Ducks rally, take 3-0 series lead | NHL.com
The Flames were up 4-1. Another blown lead last night. Oh and the Ducks? They look pretty damn good.

Senators rebound to win Game 3 in OT | NHL.com
This series turned quickly. It looked like the Bruins might run away with it. I bet this one goes seven.

Other Hockey News

This is what your eyeball looks like after a puck hits it, courtesy of Zach Werenski - SBNation.com
Yikes. That's nasty. Also, Werenski is out for the remainder of the season. Which may only be one more game.

Penguins fan gets greatest Phil Kessel tattoo you'll ever see (Photo)
"Big Phil just clicked with Pittsburghers – chubby dude with a comb-over and penchant for street weenies, dry humor, bad breath, tries hard and loves the game," Hammerstein told Puck Daddy on Monday. "Plus I have buddies in southern Ontario to troll."

Hockey dudes love to hockey.