Saturday's Dump & Chase: Eat Sand NHL on NBCSN

Having traditional views is fine but when you try to defame a player who has fun with what he does and not at other players' expenses you cross the line. Mike Milbury and Keith Jones need to take a look in the mirror and NBCSN needs to decide how they really want their brand represented.

Nashville Predators News & Notes

NBC broadcaster calls P.K. Subban a ‘clown’ for dancing during warmups |
Absolutely ridiculous.

Chatterbox, Vol. 207 | Admirals Roundtable
Doc Lavender has been a friend of On the Forecheck for a long time. He's a stand up guy who is always willing to lend a helping hand. If this is his last Chatterbox, on behalf of On the Forecheck I wish him luck!

These Predators travel well | Nashville Post
Rex Ryan would attest to this.

Blues and Predators a matchup of stingy playoff teams |
It's been a great series so far.

Predators’ Vernon Fiddler ejected for kneeing Blues defenseman in Game 2 |
Fiddler facing suspension may work out for Laviolette. Hopefully it forces him to play Aberg.

Step aside, Carrie Underwood: Dierks Bentley just may be the Nashville Predators’ #1 fan | Beatrice News Channel
It's cool to see even the country stars buying in.

Rexrode: Is this Predators swan song for Playoff Colin Wilson? | Tennessean
Willy has shown up so far.

What to Watch for: Can Blues keep P.K. Subban in check? |
Subban was fairly impactful last night. As long as the Preds D stays healthy they will have a good chance to go all of the way.

Blues Twitter defends P.K. Subban after fan makes racist comment | NY Daily News

Montreal bar Chez Serge renamed after P.K. Subban | Montreal Gazette
"Look at what the clown is doing now. How are you supposed to have a restaurant named after yourself and be an effective hockey player? Those are completely mutually exclusive." - Mike Milbury, probably

How will Predators handle loss of Kevin Fiala? | The Tennessean
I've greatly enjoyed watching Fiala grow and progress and not being able to see him play on a daily basis has been sad.

Around the World of Hockey

Busy Summer Looms for Wild, NHL | NHL
Some NHL writers have a more enjoyable time than others. LOL.

Ducks say they’ve allowed Draisaitl too much freedom, too much fun | ProHockeyTalk
The German is killing it right now!

Stepan: ‘I’ve stunk since the playoffs started’ | ProHockeyTalk
Gotta respect the honesty.

Korea Promoted! I
This is awesome! I love seeing the game grow to new nontraditional hockey markets.

Scott Darling traded to Hurricanes from Blackhawks | NHL
This seems like a good pickup by the Canes.

Fatima Al Ali of UAE helps welcome Capitals to the ice |
Keep the game growing!

NHL teams with worst draft lottery odds can still come out looking good | Las Vegas Review-Journal
The draft lottery is tonight. Tune in!

Stanley Cup NHL playoffs: Capitals need more from Braden Holtby | USA Today
The age-old narrative for the playoffs. You need a hot goalie.

It was the best of NHL times, it was the worst of NHL times | Winnipeg Free Press
The troubles of being a Canadian hockey team today.

Potential picks |
It'll be interesting to see whether Nolan or Nico will get picked first. It's supposed to be a 50/50 race.

Penguins-Capitals Game 1 everything we expected | NHL
Crosby and Ovi are sure showing out.

Senyshyn Makes Pro Debut in Providence's Game 3 Loss | NBC
Ah the Bruins 2015 NHL draft. What a disaster.

Busy Summer Looms for Wild, NHL | NHL
Some NHL writers have a more enjoyable time than others. LOL.