Friday's Dump & Chase: Solo Anthem

Adiós, Canada. At least now I don't have to worry about our troupe of country music singers potentially forgetting the words to "O, Canada".

Nashville News & Notes

One cool idea: Nashville Predators playing an NHL game in Neyland Stadium | Saturday Down South
Montreal's an idea I hadn't considered. I doubt it would happen, though.

Predators Foundation donates to Empower Me - The Wilson Post
This sounds like a great initiative.

Closer Look: Preds Unprecedented Playoff Success | Nashville Predators
It's been a good run.

Stanley Cup Games, CMA Fest Set For Same Weekend - NewsChannel 5 Nashville
Also Bonnaroo. Prepare yourselves accordingly. Maybe buy a tent to set up on 6th.

Poile family made their mark in hockey - Local Sports - Chronicle Journal
Weird that Nashville's run is of local interest in the reaches of Ontario.

Preds Back to Work as Stanley Cup Final Approaches | Nashville Predators
The Preds will have another open practice this morning.

Teams no longer playing in the playoffs

Sabres confirm signing defenseman Antipin; Is his KHL teammate Lee next? | ProHockeyTalk
Ah yes, the saviour of the Sabres' 2018 season.

Arizona Coyotes bring aboard Craig Cunningham as pro scout | USA Today
This is just the first step in his post-playing career, but I wish him luck (except against Nashville).

Melnyk: 'Unfair' to be blamed for Senators attendance woes -
Melnyk is a terrible enough owner that I'm perfectly fine blaming him for a large percentage of the problem.

Steve Ott goes from player to coach, joining Blues as assistant | ESPN
I don't know if he'll be awful. I hope he's awful for our sake, but he might actually be a pretty good coach.

The NHL will reportedly have 13 new uniforms for the 2017-18 season -
Nashville is on the list.

New York Islanders Nashville Predators Aren't Comparable | Eyes on Isles
Sorry, Islanders fans.

Report: Rangers goalie Hellberg to sign with Chinese KHL team | ProHockeyTalk
Oh wow. That's too bad.