Monday’s Dump & Chase: Turnover

One of the Predators’ two $8M centers could be on their way out.

Nashville Predators News

Nashville Predators expose Ryan Johansen, Matt Duchene to Seattle, protect 3F/5D | On the Forecheck

With the protection lists for the Seattle expansion draft in, the Nashville Predators have made the bold move of leaving not one but both of their $8M AAV centers unprotected. Ryan Johansen and Matt Duchene will be available to the league’s 32nd team, which guarantees that at least one of them won’t be selected but makes no promises about the other.

Predators Protected List includes Tanner Jeannot | WKRN News 2

The Nashville Predators protected three forwards, a goalie and five defenders for this week’s NHL Expansion Draft, with Tanner Jeannot being the biggest surprise on the list.

Around Hockey

Mock 2021 NHL Expansion Draft |

Holtby, Johansen, Giordano among those projected to be selected by Kraken.

NHL Expansion Draft protected list for Kraken released |

Here you can find the complete lists for each NHL team.

Carey Price’s uncertain injury status complicates Kraken’s decision |

Carey Price was left unprotected by the Canadiens, but his injury status could have him out long-term.

Early Stanley Cup Odds Worth Keeping an Eye On | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated

We’ve barely recovered from the Stanley Cup hangover and betting lines are already open for the 2022 winner. Here are the early numbers to keep an eye on.

Robert Morris Announces Plan to Save Hockey Programs | College Hockey News

Look, I want the players of Robert Morris to be able to play hockey. This is extremely concerning for college hockey as a whole. After Alaska-Anchorage and then Alabama-Huntsville, this is the third team in these last few years to save a program getting cut by crowdfunding. Universities are holding their own athletes hostage unless alumni pony up cash. It’s disgusting.

After three seasons at Robert Morris, Marino signs NWHL contract with Toronto, a team ‘that values the professional aspect of women’s hockey’ | College Hockey |

Well, it’s not like Robert Morris values hockey, so fair play.