So that's it for our old friend Ryan Suter, as the Minnesota Wild were sent packing last night in Chicago. I know it's tough, but we're all thinking of you, buddy. The Blackhawks weren't the only team to move on...Ottawa hammered Montreal 6-1 to close out that series in 5 games. And while it's not over yet, the Penguins team we expected finally showed up and took control of their series against the Islanders. Four more games up tonight, with Boston, Anaheim, and Los Angeles looking to move on...should be exciting!
Smashville 24/7 - Poile gives update on injured players
Do surgery expenses count against the cap? Because if so, we might go waaaay over.
The View from 111: Grading the Predators: The Forwards
So who got an "A"? (It's a trick question. Don't be ridiculous.)
Free Agency Preview: Predators Turn to Raid Canucks. - Predlines
Window shopping is fun, but I just don't think the Preds are going to bring in a free agent of any significance. Just my feeling.
Mike Fisher of Predators makes EA Sports NHL 14 Cover Vote video- SI.com
Excuse me...I gotta go get in line to buy that Gnash hat.
Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey
Sidney Crosby scores incredible Lemieux-like goal in Penguins’ Game 5 win (Video) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Wow. As a Predators fan, I was waiting for him to pass or skate to the corner and do nothing. But he never did. Just right to the net. Mesmerizing.
Dave Stubbs: Silver lining to this dark cloud-Montreal Gazette
From a 2 seed to out in five games is rough.
Brian Elliott, Blues not making any excuses- CBC Sports
Well, you better at least come up with some reasons if you blow a 2-0 lead. Let the good people of St. Louis decide if they're excuses or not.
Your Call: Where's the starting point to improve the Canucks?-TSN
Is there a league in Siberia? Trade everybody there. Or to the various teams in the Eastern Conference. If it's my call, that's where I'd start.
Ted Lindsay Award: Alex Ovechkin, Martin St. Louis, Sidney Crosby named finalists - SBNation.com
Who's your "most outstanding player"?
Sabres Interested in Trading Up-The Hockey Writers
And I'm interested in purchasing a Ferrari. Let's see how it goes.
Senators' Twitter account incorrectly claims to be the first to advance to the 2nd round-Puck Drunk Love
They are the first team after the first team to advance. Which was the Sharks.
Team Canada GM Steve Yzerman can't be too confident in goaltending situation heading toward Sochi-Ottawa Sun
No, I would think not. Although I have a feeling they'll find somebody.
Ever Wonder How A Nut-Shot With A Hockey Skate Feels?-Buzzfeed
Please don't watch this. PLEASE.