Tuesday's Dump & Chase: New Challenger

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Predators News

Bitetto, Salomaki Out for Extended Period
I think we know the extent of the injuries, which is good. This will test the team's depth at both forward and defense. Hopefully they both make it back soon.

Guaranteed Win Nights, Team Smashville Starts Tuesday
Guaranteed win? This is BOLD.

Hockey News

Mike Green's first hat trick sparks Red Wings | NHL.com
Also, Thomas Vanek has 5 points in 3 games with the Wings. I still think the Wings will be bad most of the year and eventually miss the playoffs, but they look good right now.

Gabriel Landeskog helps Avalanche rally for win | NHL.com
@MileHighHockey totally called the Landeskog game-tying goal, too.

Six tips to better understand supplemental discipline | The Hockey News
I like any article that clears up common misconceptions. I also like impartiality. This article has both.

Dallas Stars: Scouting Stars-Predators: Can Jason Spezza jump-start his season against Nashville? | SportsDay
I love when news outlets that are only really comfortable talking about football or baseball attempt to analyze hockey games. Like in this one where Jason Spezza vs. P.K. Subban is the "key matchup." Or where face-off percentages are a "key number."

Habs' Price won't be ready for home opener - Article - TSN
"This will be Montreal’s first home opener without Price in the lineup since 2006."

Wow. Price has been there 10 years?

Bowman on the unstoppable greatness of Orr - Article - TSN
Of all the hockey legends, I most wish I could have seen Orr play. Everything I read about him makes him sound incredibly fast and gifted, like he was playing a different sport or something.

The Provies: Hutton switched, the coach flipped and about Horvat | The Province
Holy moly this is a fun article. I just found my new favorite column. I won't spoil any of it, except for this: Jake Virtanen + Kim Kardashian