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Thursday's Dump & Chase: Welcome to the NHL, Rookie

The rookie bonanza/series of scrimmages known as rookie camp begins today! The next big step toward the regular season for which we've been anxiously waiting.

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Nashville Predators News

2017-18 team-by-team NHL season outlook: Previewing the Nashville Predators | CBSSports
"If you want a team that's built to contend now and for years to come, look no further than these Nashville Predators."

I see you shiver with antici............................PATION.

Nashville Predators Release New Rookie Camp Schedule | On the Forecheck
Impending dangerous weather conditions in Florida have necessitated the cancellation of the Panthers' annual rookie tournament has been cancelled. However, the Predators will still host Tampa Bay's rookies for some fun intersquad practices and scrimmages beginning today and continuing through the weekend.

Central Division Roundup

Blackhawks set to open state-of-the-art ice arena ahead of schedule | Chicago Tribune
Does the goal horn work? Did they bother selecting a goal song? The world may never know.

Matt Duchene absent from first Avalanche captain's practice | Denver Post
#DucheneWatch Day 1,345,234

Big-name prospects highlight Minnesota Wild’s Traverse City Roster | Hockey Wilderness
While the Preds hold their annual rookie camp, the Wild gear up for one of their own.

Jets' coach and GM rumoured to have signed contract extensions | Winnipeg Free Press
The Jets feel pressure to win now, so a contract extension for Chevy and Maurice could be a significant vote of confidence.

Around the Hockeyverse

NHL's Declaration of Principles opens possibility of draft age change |
Should the NHL raise the age of draft eligibility from 18 to 19? Sound off below!

Red Wings' new rink sight to behold |
Wondering just how far the Red Wings will take the Little Caesars motif. "Your Detroit Red Wings are on the Little Caesars Crazy Bread Power Play!!"