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Thursday's Dump & Chase: Dear Summer...Just Die Already.

You're hot, humid, and disgusting. Plus, you're standing between us and hockey season. So just walk towards the light, summer. You won't be missed.

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Nashville Predators News

Preds Development Camp: Day 3 - Nashville Predators

Looks like fun!

Predators' Hodgson hoping to put 'disaster of a season' behind him with new team | theScore

Nowhere to go but up.

As Preds seek smaller defensemen, one sizable prospect stands out | Nashville Post

Disappointed in the #Sizeism here.

Groups discuss idea of hotel in Bridgestone Arena space-The Tennessean

Build in the spot(s) where Blackhawks fans sit. Or the offices where the Nystrom contract was dreamed up.

Nashville Predators: Best Defense in NHL- The Hockey Writers

True.

Predators' Arvidsson wants bigger taste of NHL-The Tennessean

We could always use more Swedes.

Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

Stamkos tops 16 biggest contract years in '16 - Sportsnet.ca

How many of these guys actually hit the open market? Two? Maybe three?

Five NHL coaches on the hot seat for 2015-16 - Puck Drunk Love

Mike Babcock is not on the "hot seat". And I think the Wild are perfectly content to let Mike Yeo continue to ruin hockey.

Making Sense of Vladimir Tarasenko’s New $60 Million Contract | Grantland

Was really hoping for the Blues to mess this up. Oh well.

NHL likely to have at least two expansion bids from Seattle | The Hockey News

Take 'em both. Natural rivalry.

Looks like the end of the NHL road for these unsigned free agents | SI.com

Time to move on, fellas. Enjoy your Golden Years.

The likely 2015 Reading Royals ugly Christmas sweater jersey is fantastic (Photo) | Puck Daddy

The Preds should do something like this, but GOLD because #OurBrand.

Kings hire Dusty Imoo to replace Kim Dillabaugh | ProHockeyTalk

Can you tell it's summer?

Keith Olbermann's ESPN contract won't be renewed, and he's gone as of July 31-Awful Announcing

We're trying to get a meeting with Keith to see if he'd be willing to bring his #Hot #Sports #Takes to OTF. Stay tuned...I think we have a shot.

Making The Most Of Your Summer Camp Experience - The Onion

Some great stuff for the Baby Preds here.