Saturday’s Dump & Chase: Offseason Melodies

Time crawls on.

2021 Worlds Quarterfinal Preview: USA vs. Japan | The Ice Garden
Most of you are probably most interested in the Team USA content, but check out the rest of The Ice Garden's ongoing Worlds coverage as well!

Henrik Lundqvist's legacy in New York, Sweden and the NHL record book | ESPN
The fact that Lundqvist almost got passed over because of one bad tournament is mindboggling.

Canadiens' Price, Drouin expected to be ready for training camp |
I do wonder if the Montreal Canadiens were expecting Price to be in Seattle by this point.

Jack Eichel reportedly switching agents amid dispute with Buffalo Sabres | ESPN
What's the new agent supposed to do, hypnotize the team staff?

Maple Leafs' Tavares 'doing fantastic' in recovery from scary collision |
I'm glad Tavares is doing well. That injury was frightening.

U.S. women to play 2 hockey games vs Canada in October | ESPN
I think Canada might riot if Team USA wins again at the Olympics. Not even specific Canadians, just Canada. As a country.

Flyers sign Sean Couturier to eight-year contract extension |
Quoting the GM of a team saying that it's important to re-sign your #1C instead of letting him walk in free agency feels a little, uh, redundant.

Minnesota Wild sign veteran Jordie Benn on 1-year, $900K contract | ESPN
That’s a choice. Good for Benn.

Nova Scotia to host first stop of PWHPA's 2021-22 Secret Dream Gap tour |
Fingers crossed it goes better than the last women's hockey event that was supposed to be held in Atlantic Canada.