Monday’s Dump and Chase: The Song Remains the Same

Lots of hockey...not too many Predators.

Milwaukee Admirals News

Milwaukee Admirals Play Game 5 Monday Night
The Admirals forced a Game 5 against the Iowa Wild...tonight! Tonight’s game will decide the series winner. Stay tuned to OTF for your Admirals updates and notes.

Around the League

Hart Trophy finalists unveiled
The Hart Trophy finalists have been announced. Who was snubbed?

Hughes passes Ovechkin for World U-18 points record
This April's U-18 tournament was a ton of fun to watch.

Mrazek out of Game 2 with lower-body injury for Hurricanes
How will the Hurricanes fare with Curtis McElhinney in net?

[Ed., later that night: Pretty okay, actually!]

Capitals believe they can win Stanley Cup again with core group
Just wait until early October...every team will be saying they can win the Cup with their core group.

U-18 World Championship Roundup: Raymond's hat trick leads Sweden to first gold - TheHockeyNews
Sweden takes gold at this year's U-18 World Championship.

Binnington, Dahlin and Pettersson named finalists for Calder – who wins and who was snubbed? - TheHockeyNews
Was Miro Heiskanen snubbed? (Yes --RK)

Conn Quest: Who is the leading candidate from each of the final eight teams? - TheHockeyNews
It would be incredible to see Seth Jones win the Conn Smythe. We still have a month and a half to go, though.

Redemption song: Music played role in Lehner's off-ice recovery and on-ice resurgence - TheHockeyNews
Robin Lehner's story is incredible. This story looks at the influence of music on Lehner's recovery and emergence in the 2019 playoffs.

Can a viral-video sensation put Japanese hockey on the map? – Sportsnet
Here's your Monday required reading. It’s so incredible to see the game growing in non-traditional markets.

Marner contract talks with Maple Leafs expected to move slowly -
It sure would be nice to see Mitch Marner in gold next fall. 29 other teams say the same thing, though.

Bobrovsky playing his way to Carey Price-level cash -
Once the playoffs are over and the Cup has been awarded, where will Sergei Bobrovsky sign for next season?

Marchand doing Marchand things again in Round 2 -
Brad Marchand is going to do what Brad Marchand does.