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Daily Friday Links: The Hockey Hangover


Nashville Predators 1, Buffalo Sabers 4: Lack of intensity and execution doom Predators’ winning streak | On the forecheck
To paraphrase Admiral Ackbar, “It’s a trap [game].”

Phew. It was RAW.

Saros an All-Star; Josi on the NHL’s ‘Last Man In’ vote | On the forecheck
The goaltender makes his first All-Star appearance, while fans can vote for the captain in the game.

No one in Nashville will surprise anyone, but it’s good to see Saros getting the recognition he so deserves league-wide.

Friends and colleagues reflect on Helper’s career with Preds, NHL | nhl.com
A longtime public relations executive left a lasting mark on the Predators franchise, Hockey World.

It’s great to see these congratulations for Gerry after so many years of hard work here in Nashville!

NHL Power Rankings: MVP race check-in edition | sportsnet.ca
We’re nearing the halfway point of the 2021-22 NHL season, which means it’s time to check out each team’s MVP run for this week’s Power Rankings.

Smashville’s MVP is no surprise.

USA Releases 2022 Men’s Olympic Hockey Roster | hockey news
USA Hockey has officially released its roster for the 2022 Beijing Olympics, featuring a slew of NHL prospects drafted out of the NCAA.

It’s almost time to focus on hockey in Beijing! Here’s the list of who you’ll see when the men’s hockey team hits the ice in February.

2022 NHL All-Star Game jerseys have a very real throwback feel | nhl.com
The 2022 Honda NHL All-Star Game players will be dressed to the nines in Las Vegas this season, and that’s only when they hit the ice.

Swimwear fashion is always a touchy subject here in Nashville, so we’ll take their word for it.

Rask will make his season debut for the Bruins seeking another Stanley Cup shot | nhl.com
“We’re realistic that we’re getting older and the window is closing,” Rask said Wednesday. “[Whether] it’s a year, two or three years, who knows? But it’s closing and we know it.”

Hopefully Nashville can break that road to the Cup on Saturday.

Jakob Chychrun’s rumor mill continues to spin | hockey news
The 23-year-old Arizona Coyotes defenseman remains a hot topic in the rumor mill, but where will he land?

Photo by Norm Hall/NHLI via Getty Images

Chychrun is the hot topic of trade right now, and speculation continues to swirl.

NHL: Oilers allow Connor McDavid to stumble | sports.yahoo.com
To expect McDavid to openly question the potential acquisition of Evander Kane would be banking on him denying his responsibility as Oilers captain.

From a public relations standpoint, McDavid was put in a really tough spot. From the point of view of human decency, there are things he could have said.

Last night’s game was tough, but rest assured, friends of Nashville. At least we’re not in Arizona. Bless.