Saturday's Dump & Chase: Fun in the Sun

Prospect camp turns to the Sunshine State this weekend, as the rookies participate in their annual tournament with the Florida teams as well as Washington.

Preds Rookies Head to Florida Prospect Showcase to Learn, Win | Nashville Predators
The rookies head off to Florida this weekend.

Eeli Tolvanen is Ready to Shine - On the Forecheck
Bobby provides some perspective on Tolvanen's lack of impact at the end of last season.

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Maturity sets Miro Heiskanen apart from the pack – TheHockeyNews
The Traverse City tournament is kicking off featuring a number of prospects from different organizations.

Healthy Monahan believes big turnaround in store for new-look Flames -
As ambivalent as I am toward the flames, I am looking forward to seeing what their team looks like after this summer's additions.

Matthews: ‘We feel like we can contend now’ -
But who will be captain????

NHL Player Media Tour 2018 Notebook – ProHockeyTalk
Lots of quotes here from media day in Chicago.

Stanley Cup keg stands have Hockey Hall of Fame worried | USA Today
They just have to figure out how to do keg stands without touching the Cup.

NHL players taken aback by comments from Jacksonville Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey | ESPN
Seth Jones: "You can't even learn to skate in six months."

Ben Scrivens named Team Manager for the University of Denver Pioneers - Mile High Hockey
This is an interesting pivot for Scrivens.

Lightning 'should win' Stanley Cup, Kucherov says |
They've been my pick for the past few years, as long as they don't go through  Nashville.