Sunday's Dump & Chase: Must Win

Game six is the first game all season that is truly a win or go home scenario. Time to bring it, boys.

Predators stars Roman Josi, Mike Fisher surprise 2-year-old fan battling cancer | USA Today
What impresses me the most is that they chose to do this hours after returning from the game five loss when they could have chosen to sit at home feeling sorry for themselves.

Country Stars Praise Nashville's Hockey Fandom | The Boot
"It goes from being very loud, crazy loud, and so many moving things to, you walk out there, it’s dead quiet … It feels like you’re walking into a painting."

In Nashville, the Stanley Cup Finals have a country twang and a two-step beat - The Washington Post
This is a very terrible headline, but a fun story about Vince Gill.

30 Thoughts: Who might waive no-move clause ahead of expansion draft? -
This week's 30 Thoughts kicks off with stories from the Nashville front office.

Canada to play in Karjala Cup - Pension Plan Puppets
Today I learned this is a tournament that exists.

Drafting Done Wrong: The Dallas Stars' 2003 Debacle | The Hockey Writers
To be completely fair to the Stars, the article points out over half of the draftees never played an NHL game.

Pens proving it possible to win Cup without superstar D-man - Article - TSN
It turns out all you need is the best player in the world and some epic defensive meltdowns on the other side.

AP source: Panthers offer coaching job to Bob Boughner -
"Boughner would become the franchise’s 15th coach in 23 years, and its fifth since 2011."

What will the Ducks do with Sami Vatanen and Jakob Silfverberg before the expansion draft? -
Lose them, protect them, or trade them?