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Saturday’s Dump & Chase: Historic

It’s become enough of a meme that I twitch when I hear it, but the Vegas Golden Knights are a win away from a cup final.

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NHL: Vegas Golden Knights at Nashville Predators Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

World Championship Update: Seven Preds to Face Off in Semifinals | Nashville Predators
For the first time, I'm conflicted about Sweden versus USA.

Preds believe more opportunities await; history hints otherwise | Nashville Post
I don't think those comparisons are very good, but we'll see.

Optimizing the Titans fan experience - Music City Miracles
Over at Music City Miracles, they take a look at the Preds game atmosphere.

Around Hockey

NHL could see change to injury reporting as betting expands | USA Today
Paul Maurice doesn't seem interested or optimistic.

Column: Atlanta hockey fans cheering for anybody but the Jets | Sports |
For Preds fans complaining about Vegas as an expansion franchise, it could have been worse.

True North to issue 10K more tickets than capacity at next whiteout | CBC News
Their "whiteout" street party capacity is 27,000.

Jonathan Marchessault, Golden Knights enjoying lucky Lamborghini – ProHockeyTalk
Here are the deets on where he got the car.

Coyotes' Rick Tocchet: ‘I don’t want to be watching playoff hockey again’ | Arizona Sports
"I haven’t had an offseason in almost three years so I’m going to use this time to recharge, but I don’t want to be watching playoff hockey again.”

Down Goes Brown: Which non-playoff teams could make 2018–19 final four? -
Sean McIndoe considers which team is likely to vault into the conference final next year.