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When he was still with the St. Louis Blues, defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk periodically would examine the upcoming schedule to plan for road trips. There’s the cliche of taking things “one game at a time,” but it’s not that simple when it comes to restaurant reservations. Shattenkirk, whom the Washington Capitals acquired in a trade last month, circled the date that the Blues would be in Chicago, polled who among his teammates would be interested in getting dinner with him and attempted to secure a table at Next Restaurant a month in advance. He had read about the themed prix fixe menu that changes every season, and its chef was featured in the Netflix show “Chef’s Table.” To his disappointment,
Much like their arch nemesis, the postman, dogs will trudge through all sorts of conditions to complete a task, even if that task is just completing a round of fetch. The golden retriever in this clip was treated to some time on the center ice of Washington, D.C.’s Verizon Center on Saturday, before the game between the Capitals and the Coyotes began. When the dog wants to play catch with the puck on the ice at Verizon Center, you play catch with the dog on the ice at Verizon Center.
Since we’re down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation. The Central Division has a little playoff mystery now, as we wonder who will play the Minnesota Wild in the first round and who will be in the wild card to face either the Chicago Blackhawks or the Pacific winner, given that the Pacific currently has more intense drama than Michelle Williams’s IMDB page. On Monday, you have the Nashville Predators, currently third in the Central, playing at the New York Islanders.