Tuesday’s Dump & Chase: A Heureux’s Farewell

Roster moves, puppies, and a new bestie for Ryan Ellis.

Nashville Predators News & Notes

Predators Reduce Roster to 52 Players | Nashville Predators
Zachary L'Heureux, Jack Matier, and Luke Prokop have been reassigned to their junior teams. No surprise on any of those names, really. Prokop may wind up in Milwaukee at the end of the WHL season.

Preds Fans Encouraged to Utilize CLEAR Health Pass to Attend Home Games | Nashville Predators
Important info for anyone planning to attend a Preds game at Bridgestone Arena this year.

Two takeaways from the Nashville Predators first two preseason games | AtoZ Sports
I definitely though the remnants of the herd line were the stars of Sunday's preseason games. We should see more of the Preds "stars" this Thursday night against Tampa Bay.

Other Hockey Happenings

Flyers’ Ryan Ellis just wants to be Ivan Provorov’s friend | Broad Street Hockey
Your daily reminder that Ryan Ellis is gone and life isn’t fun anymore.

NHL teams to wear new adidas jerseys starting opening night on Oct. 12 |NHL
"This season, adidas hockey formally begins its efforts to 'End Plastic Waste' and reuse plastics with its introduction of ADIZERO Primegreen Authentic NHL jerseys for all 32 NHL teams."

A cool initiative here. It'll be interesting to see if there's much different between this and previous years' Adidas sweaters.

Rangers Announce Henrik Lundqvist Jersey Retirement Date | Blueshirt Banter
A well-deserved honor for The King. Hopefully, we'll get news soon on another recently-retired franchise goaltender's jersey retirement.

IIHF, NHLPA express support for Smereck; denounce racist gesture against him | TSN.ca
There's absolutely zero excuse for this trash in 2021.

Avalanche’s Kadri looking to move on from suspension ahead of pivotal season | SportsNet
Nazem Kadri is ready to move past his most recent suspension in order to prepare for his next suspension in like three months.

SB Nation’s Women’s College Hockey Division I Poll: Welcome Back | The Ice Garden
As a loyal Michigan fan, it absolutely pains me to see Wisconsin and Ohio State in the top three.

The Capitals have a new puppy and our hearts are melted | Bardown

Today’s Song To Get You Hyped

We’re just a little under three weeks away from the NHL ’22 launch. With that in mind, we’ll throw it to one of the best tracks from THE best soundtrack in the entire ’Chel series (NHL 04 if you’re not a gaming nerd.)