Tuesday’s Dump & Chase: Hockey Anyone?

It’s been pretty quiet on the restart front. Shouldn’t training camp for the seven non-playoff teams be getting ready to start?

Smashville News:

Preds Foundation, Metro Nashville Police Deliver Thanksgiving Meals | NHL.com
I love that, through thick and thin, the Nashville Predators' community service never stops.

This Month in Preds Franchise History: November | NHL.com
"The month of November in 2020 has looked a bit different than any previous installment of the timespan in Predators franchise history, but this isn't the first time the 11th month of the year has included the reveal of a new jersey for the club."

Below, the Smith family is looking very happy of late.

Central Division News:

Three questions facing Minnesota Wild | NHL.com
"Suter and forward Zach Parise, who have each been an alternate captain the past eight seasons, are candidates to replace Koivu, as is Spurgeon. Marcus Foligno and Kevin Fiala are also in the mix. Dumba would probably be a candidate if his future wasn't uncertain." Uh-huh, Uh-huh,....wait, hold the phone....Kevin Fiala? What?

NHL offseason grades: Central Division | theScore.com
A look at each team's offseason in the Central Division. The grades are all over the place, but at least we didn't flunk (lookin' at you Chicago Blackhawks).

Colorado Avalanche to Celebrate 25th Anniversary Season in 2020-21 | NHL.com
This year is Silver Jubilee time in Colorado. Congrats!

Other Hockey News:

Despite Recent Outbreaks, NHL Season Can Run 'Relatively Smoothly' | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
I agree as far as it goes, but without fans, how much good will it do revenue-wise?

Time running short for NHL to start next season Jan. 1 | The Middletown Press
I personally don't think January 1st will happen, but I'm with David Poile - let's get going and get it started!

NHL Power Rankings: Ranking the NHL general managers | NBC Sports
Okay - this is a little harsh for someone not too far removed from GM of the Year.

Boychuk of Islanders ending playing career because of eye injury | NHL.com
This is sad, but it's good that he is making a decision for his long term health.

Hockey fans cry foul over Tim Hortons NHL card promotion in Canada | The New York Post
The dark conspiracy at the heart of hockey card collecting.

These hockey players want to fight Jake Paul next: 'We can see if you really about that action' | Sporting News
I saw Robin Lehner's reply yesterday. The thread under it was hilarious!