Sunday's Dump & Chase: One More Sleep 'Til Hockey

Just got to get through today, and then you can spend tomorrow pregaming under the guise of "celebrating a national holiday".

Stanley Cup Final: P.K. Subban's approach to Preds: Open mind is (Cup) gold mine |
I don't know, David, I'm pretty entertained by some good defense.

Predators just one NHL team winning thanks to their Swedes |
And now we're getting an IKEA to go along with them.

David Poile finally rewarded with first trip to Stanley Cup Final in 35 years as a GM | ProHockeyTalk
Not even George McPhee hates this guy.

How do Stanley Cup Final cities stack up? With Nashville on top, of course | The Tennessean
Today I learned Christina Aguilera is from Pittsburgh.

Cody McLeod: From Outhouse (Avalanche) to Penthouse (Predators) | BSN Denver
McLeod took a moment to speak to Adrian Dater following the Preds' Western Conference Final victory.

Pittsburgh fish market is trying to stop Predators fans from throwing catfish on the ice -
If you were looking for a way to make folks throw fish on the ice, this is how to do it.

Laviolette, Sullivan meet in 1st all-US coaches Cup Final - - TSN
This is a kind of wild stat, but it reminds you that Americans have really not been this heavily focused on hockey for very long at all.

Penguins, Predators overcame huge injuries to reach Cup final -
The Stanley Cup Playoffs really are a war of attrition.

For Hawks, Predators' rise alarming, but Pens' resurgence encouraging | Chicago Sun-Times
Unfortunately for Preds fans, this era of the Hawks isn't dead yet.

Sportsnet’s John Shannon says a new deal between TJ Oshie and the Capitals is ‘all but done’ ‹ Russian Machine Never Breaks
I think whatever they wind up giving him will be too much, but I'm still miffed that he remains on a team that I will never cheer for.

30 Thoughts: What does future hold for Dubas with Leafs? -
GM Jarmo Kekalainen : "You’re always looking for a No. 1 centre."