Sunday's Dump & Chase: Olympics

It's a good thing the summer games are on, because there is absolutely nothing happening in the NHL this weekend. Now what's this about not being allowed to use left handed sticks in field hockey?

Around Hockey

B.C.–born NHLers Ryan Johansen and Brenden Dillon give back to the community | Georgia Straight
They're hosting a golf tournament for Make-A-Wish Canada.

Las Vegas' NHL name search complicated by London Knights -
As a future Atlanta United fan, I don't understand how an NHL team can't just tell a lower league team to get stuffed.

Jeff Skinner is the guy to drive the Hurricanes offense – ProHockeyTalk
Jeff Skinner is an incredible player, he just needs to stay healthy.

Auston Matthews Named Rookie of the Year in Switzerland | The Hockey Writers
It's probably just Olympic fever, but I feel the need to wave an American flag right now.

Businessman from China buys BCHL’s Cowichan Valley Capitals | Times Colonist
The NHL and the hockey world have started trying to make inroads into China. Much like in everything else, the NBA got there first.

Tyler Seguin expects to return for World Cup |
"This is totally a meaningful tournament that I am absolutely interested in participating in."

USA Hockey settles in | IIHF
"It’s impossible to overstate the success of the NTDP."

Bobby Ryan Poised For Renaissance Season With Senators | Today's Slap Shot
Guy Boucher is "known for running a unique version of the 1-3-1 forecheck". That's one way to put it.

Jets fans approve of new jerseys | Winnipeg Sun
The visual transformation is complete.

Olympics Field Hockey: Is It Different From Ice Hockey? |
This is useful.