Nashville Predators News & Notes
Predators vs Jets: Nashville buried by Winnipeg on Broadway | Tennessean
Game 5. Home Ice. Series tied 2-2... and the Preds came out and laid an egg.
Brad Marchand’s #LickGate
NHL to tell Marchand to knock off licking | TSN
Should NHL fine or suspend Brad Marchand for licking Ryan Callahan? | NBC Sports
In the words of Ryan Callahan:
"I don't know what the difference is between spitting in someone's face and licking them."
A strange history of Brad Marchand kissing and licking NHL players | For The Win
Brad Marchand is a rolex wearin', diamond ring wearin', wheelin' dealin', KISS STEALIN' son of a gun.
Karlsson asks disgusted fan about Marchand's licks: 'What if I did it?' | theScore
At least Erik Karlsson is having a little fun with it.
Other Hockey News & Notes
NHL playoffs: Cut faces, broken bones, torn ACLs don't stop players | USA Today
Ryan Ellis' face was cut by a skate but he only missed minutes, the latest example of nothing slowing down players in playoffs.
Golden Knights fend off late comeback, beat Sharks in Game 5 | TSN
Vegas' speed has given San Jose fits all series long.
The top 30 unrestricted free agents of 2018 | The Hockey News
The remaining UFA class in 2018 offers a handful of high-impact players, but there's a rapid dropoff. It's an extremely shallow group this summer.
How NHL offer sheets work and six players who could get one | Sportsnet
There are a number of highly-skilled RFAs available this summer who could be open to offer sheets, if teams decide to use them. Here is a breakdown of how the offer sheets work and who could get one.
Bill Torrey’s best deal was one he refused to make | Sportsnet
By keeping the pick that became Denis Potvin, despite trade calls from Montreal, Bill Torrey acquired one of the best players in Islanders history.