Wednesday's Dump & Chase: Hello David

David Legwand in now a member of the Buffalo Sabres. It's a job, and it pays well I'm sure. And within a few years, Legwand will be able to play the role of "gritty old guy" on their playoff run. But for now, he's just a guy out there teaching the kids how to play defense. And

Nashville Predators News & Notes

Adversity has Arrived | PredNeck Nation
Mean ol' Adversity.

Why Are the Nashville Predators Not Scoring? | TheHockeyWriters
Dan Mount covers all the bases on this. Well done.

Predators' offense stalls on road trip | Tennessean
"It's cool." -David Poile

HFC Junior Reporter - Savannah Wright (11/24/15) Video - NHL VideoCenter - Nashville Predators
Hell yes. Savannah's journey has been fun to watch.

Kinda Nashville Predators News & Notes, but more like wishful thinking

Trade Bait: Johansen available in Columbus? - Article - TSN
I could live with Johansen. Literally. I have an extra bedroom.

Other NHL News & Notes

Who are the NHL awards favorites at the quarter season mark? -
So many tough races to call. They tried anyway.

Pass or Fail: Minnesota Wild 2016 Stadium Series jerseys | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
Come for the pictures. Stay for the smug-as-hell video.

With Ondrej Pavelec out long term, it's Hutchinson's time to shine | WinnipegSun
Addition by subtraction?

Las Vegas NHL expansion group not deterred by Seattle talk -
Vegas isn't used to losing.

The NHL's Most Valuable Teams - Forbes
The New York Rangers made $95 Million off of advertising and premium seating last year.

Nathan Gerbe of Carolina Hurricanes expected to miss 4-6 weeks | ESPN
"I guess he'll be out a little while." -Some jerk

NHL Winter Classic Alumni Game: Breaking Down The Bruins’ Alums Roster | Boston Bruins |

Stastny, coaches pleased with center's first game back | STLToday
It must be nice to have multiple guys that could play 1C.

James Reimer leaves Leafs' practice with suspected injury - NHL on CBC Sports - Hockey news, opinion, scores, stats, standings
Let's all overreact to this, okay?

Matthew Tkachuk, Alexander Nylander earn top Central Scouting grades for 2016 NHL Draft | 2016 NHL Draft
AKA: The best guys not named Auston Matthews.

‘John leaves a lasting mark’: NHL announces Collins’ departure as COO | ProHockeyTalk
Widely regarded for his work on a number of the league's most successful recent initiatives.

Not Hockey

The defiance that made Kobe Bryant great is now destroying him -
Kobe Bryant should take a look at Peyton Manning, and remind himself that the clock is undefeated.... except for Jagr. No clock can beat Jagr.