Wednesday’s Dump and Chase: Predators Territory

A Patrick Marleau re-signing in San Jose made headlines late yesterday. Here’s your Wednesday links!

Nashville Predators News and Notes

Nashville Predators 5, San Jose Sharks 2 10/8/19: Predators’ Momentum Leads to Sharks’ Fourth Straight Loss - On the Forecheck
Hayley recaps last night's 5-2 victory from Bridgestone Arena.

Around the League

Neal scores four goals for Oilers in win against Islanders
James Neal is back to being the Real Deal.

Stars get first victory, defeat Capitals on Seguin OT goal
The Stars grabbed their first win of the season against the Capitals on Tuesday night. Nashville sees the Caps on Thursday.

Marleau agrees to contract to return to Sharks
It's Marleau season in San Jose again.

Perry resumes skating, closer to making debut with Stars
I keep forgetting about Corey Perry in Dallas and I'd like to just keep it that way.

31 Thoughts: Fast hockey, big personalities define start of NHL season -
Roman Josi is the number one item on this list. I have full confidence that a deal will get done and we won't be subjected to seeing Roman in different colors.

Get it done, GMDP! Pay this man!!!!

Panthers ironman Yandle suits up for 800th consecutive game -
What an outstanding record for Florida defenseman Keith Yandle.

Jets place Bryan Little on IR, grant Dmitry Kulikov personal leave -
The Winnipeg blue line is a bit of a disaster.

Sandin's strong outing vs. Blues gives Leafs plenty to think about -
Will Rasmus Sandin stick with the big club or will he get sent to the Marlies for further development?

Senators acquire forward Namestnikov from Rangers for Ebert, draft pick -
Another curious move for the Senators. They are still a team.

Under Pressure: Five players who have a lot to prove this season - TheHockeyNews
Big contracts for Patrik Laine and William Nylander leave them with a lot to prove. Who else needs to have a big season?

The top 100 players to watch for in the NCAA in 2019-20 - TheHockeyNews
There are several Nashville prospects on this list. Keep your eyes peeled for prospect coverage here at OTF.

Gibson and Ducks look to be in the mix for a playoff spot in the dog's breakfast that is the Pacific Division - TheHockeyNews
While John Gibson is a very solid goaltender, can he stay healthy enough to backstop his club to the playoffs?

Have a great Wednesday, folks!