Friday’s Dump & Chase: Unknowns

How will the expansion draft be handled? Who will be traded? Many unknowns for this Nashville club.

Around the League

Jets close to making deep playoff runs, having dynasty, Hellebuyck says
I dunno, Connor.

Subban of Devils debuts for ESPN as NHL analyst
It's our guy, PK!!!!

Rask future uncertain after Bruins eliminated by Islanders in Game 6
Tuukka Rask, like Pekka Rinne, is a UFA now that his season is over.

With unwavering zeal, Islanders extend final Cup run at iconic Nassau Coliseum -
Team Barry Trotz!!!

Also, ZEAL!

Status quo won't be enough to carry Jets organization to next level -
You can say the same for the Nashville Predators.

Canucks' Bo Horvat calls for action after attack against Muslims in London -
In the wake of a deadly anti-Islamic attack in Bo Horvat’s hometown of London, Ont., the Vancouver Canucks captain lamented the “horrible reality” that hate crimes continue to happen and committed to doing what he can to bring about change.

New York Islanders eliminate Boston Bruins, will face Tampa Bay Lightning in Semifinal - Lighthouse Hockey
Our pals at Lighthouse Hockey look at the Isles' win over the Bruins.

Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now: Habs trying to turn the clock back to 1993 - Eyes On The Prize
Habs fans are excited. Here's a great piece from our buddies at Habs Eye on the Prize.

‘It was a long time coming’: Montreal’s PWHPA win represented a lot more than just one tournament - Eyes On The Prize
Montreal's PWHPA team showed they can flourish, even in the face of many obstacles.

Morning Skate: Yikes - Stanley Cup of Chowder
Our friends at Stanley Cup of Chowder are starting to pick up the pieces and investigate their season.

“Why does this keep happening to us?” — Explaining Penguins’ recent postseason troubles by looking around the NHL - PensBurgh
My hot take: it's hard to get more than 3 Cups out of your aging core.

McDavid, Matthews, MacKinnon named finalists for Hart Trophy -
In a surprise to no's your Hart Trophy nominations.

Why Phillip Danault is key to Montreal's success in Round 3 -
Phillip Danault, Mark Scheifele's second-worst enemy.

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 3 Preview: Lightning vs. Islanders -
I'd love to see the Isles topple the powerhouse Lightning.

Edmonton Oilers pending UFA Gaeten Haas signs 5-year deal in Switzerland with EHC Biel -
The Oilers seem to be in a minor version of shambles.

Top prospect Brandt Clarke on experience in Slovakia, winning under-18 gold -
Play in Slovakia with men, get experience.