Sunday's Dump & Chase: The Road Home

I'm facing down the return journey through the cursed earth of Georgia today. As mentioned before, Georgia is God's personally designed endurance test for us all. "How bad do you really want to get home?" Crazy Old Testament God is really something.

Hockey Stuff

Why it's tougher than ever to become an NHL referee -

Great, that means they're really vetting these guys.

Adam McQuaid of Boston Bruins seeks leadership role with new contract in hand - - NHL Insider

Keep on keeping on, Adam. At this rate you may be battlefield promoted to VP.

WATCH: Glass shatters after big hit in junior hockey game -

These are always a great deal of fun. Nothing tops the hockey dad breaking the glass with his bare hand though.

Tampa Bay Lightning: Puck Daddy’s 2015-16 NHL Season Preview | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports

SPOILER: They're good.

Rangers hire Chris Drury to this key post | New York Post

What? He wasn't happy in anonymity? Rangers fans just finally stopped complaining about paying Drury.

After arbitration ruling, Marcus Johansson ‘happy to still be here’ - The Washington Post

Marcus Johansson sounds like a small market hockey fan.

2015 Ice Install at Bridgestone - Time Lapse (09/02/15) Video - NHL VideoCenter - Nashville Predators


San Jose Sharks: The Barracuda Effect | Blades of Teal

Having your AHL team in the same building could be fun. But it shows how happening of a place San Jose is.

Pittsburgh Mayor Peduto: Public has stake in Penguins | TribLIVE

The crisis goes on, gripping the countryside.

(VIDEO) Dallas Stars Captain Jamie Benn Joins Informal Practices in Frisco - Defending Big D

We might not like Dallas thanks to that whole division thing, but Jamie Benn is one of the league's great players. It's good to see him recovering okay.

Not Hockey

Ranking the confused SMU fan bros -

A time honored tradition unlike any other: making fun of college bros.

Penn State lost to mid-major Temple, and former PSU players are furious -

Deflategate Part 2? Penn State’s James Franklin Argues Ball Pressure Vs. Temple | College Football |

After Temple debacle, James Franklin needn't worry about doubters on the fringe, only his PSU players |

The Beginning of the End: Temple 27, Penn State 10 - Black Shoe Diaries

That's for you, Vandy fans. We're all in this together.

That's all for today. Headed through Atlanta and Chattanooga. Please put your restaurant recommendations in the comments. I will appreciate them.