Saturday's Dump & Chase: Layover

The Nashville Predators have swept the Blackhawks and now they will have to wait until the end of the first round to start their series against the winner of the Minnesota-St. Louis series. The hurt Preds will have time to heal. Plus. The Preds will more than likely take a bit to get back to game sp

Nashville Predators News & Notes

2017 Stanley Cup playoffs - Why the Nashville Predators are for real | ESPN
Soak it up Predators fans. For one of the few times in Nashville Predators' history they are front and center in the NHL.

Nashville Predators fans celebrate sweeping the Blackhawks by flipping over a car | For The Win
As far as I know there was nothing insane that happened after the car was flipped. I like it as a symbol, but I'm also really glad there were no actual cars flipped. We're not Vancouver, guys.

Nashville Predators mascot trolls NHL, ESPN | The Kansas City Star
Gnash was having a field day after that win.

Stanley Cup Playoff postcard: Nashville |
It city. Lit city.

Definitely a Nashville party for Carrie Underwood and the Predators' famous fans | ESPN
Is that a subtle Miley Cyrus allusion there?

Luke Bryan Surprises Nashville Predators Crowd with National Anthem | Country Common
Keep the country stars coming Nashville Predators' game ops.

Kelly Clarkson Attends Hockey Game With Her Adorable 1-Year-Old | CBS News 8
The stars keep on coming.

Around the World of Hockey

Pavel Buchnevich has been catalyst for Rangers |
Buchnevich has been grossly underutilized all season.

Fantasy picks: Rick Nash shedding past playoff reputation |
Nash and Lundqvist are showing out for the Rangers.

Blackhawks deal with 'major disappointment' of early exit |

NHL commissioner on Winter Olympics: 'We're not going' | Chicago Tribune
Is this really worth losing a bunch of Russian players all over again?

Just how tough is it to reach the NHL? | ABC News
This is exactly why more players should start and have started taking the college route.

NHL playoffs: Maple Leafs vs. Capitals Game 5 | Newsday
One of the rare occasions where I don't care who wins the series.

5 Reasons: Why Blue Jackets were eliminated |
The Blue Jackets had a lot of players with uncharacteristically good years. I'm don't believe I see them as a Penguins-caliber team.

Auston Matthews focused on playoffs, not Calder Trophy |

Karlsson nominated for Norris Trophy for the fourth time |
Watching Karlsson skate is like watching Gordon Ramsey cook.

Islanders plan to submit bid for arena at Belmont Park, NHL’s Gary Bettman says | Newsday
The Brooklyn idea was neat but not at all successful.

NHL official sues Dennis Wideman, Calgary Flames for $10 million over collision |

NHL commissioner on Blackhawks' early exit: 'That's our playoffs' | Chicago Tribune
In the NHL anything can happen.