Friday's Dump & Chase: Fri-Yay

It's been a short week for myself and for the team, but I'm glad it's just about over. Let's just spend the day chilling and arguing over who has the best barbecue.

Nashville News & Notes

Predators Mailbag: Defensive Struggles, Bottom Pairing And The Fourth-Line | A to Z Sports
The Bitetto-Weber pairing has been brutal but fortunately somewhat rare.

Arena, event center proposed for downtown Clarksville | The Leaf-Chronicle
The Nashville Predators have their hands in the plans.

Preds Prospect Samuel Girard Pacing QMJHL In Defensive Scoring | FloHockey
I'm feeling pretty good about this prospect.

Around Hockey

Once Upon a Time There Was a Capital Named Filip - Japers' Rink
If you're in the mood for some fanfiction.

Hockey, baseball, a perfect springtime mix for Petry family |
We got another one!

Jakub Voracek buys 396 hats for kids after snafu |
This is so ridiculous but awesome.

The Unnoticed Decline in Dubnyk's Play - All In Hockey

NHL: San Jose Sharks, Pittsburgh Penguins on opposite paths | Mercury News
I can confirm that two straight game 7s on the road suck.

Minor leaguer suspended for deliberately shooting puck at opposing team's bench - Chicago Tribune
Don't do this.

U.S. women's hockey team threatens to boycott world championship |
There are a lot of grievances here worth taking seriously.