Thursday’s Dump & Chase: One More Day

It’s felt like it’s been many moons since the last Preds playoff game, but we just have to make it through one more day before our fix is fed once more.

Nashville Predators News

Broadcaster Blog: 2013 NHL Draft Helped Shape Preds and Avs Series |
Read this, because Pete Weber is one of the most awesome and interesting humans on the face of the earth.

Photos: Predators Wednesday Practice | Tennesseean
Can't say I'm the biggest fan of how those dark blue practice jerseys look....kind of appears as though the Jets are spying on our practice. Besides that though....they are pretty dope.

Central Division Roundup

The shooting woes that affected Toews, Saad and the 2017-18 Blackhawks | Second City Hockey
Aw, man....that's just sad, dude.

Gabriel Landeskog named Colorado’s nominee for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy | Mile High Hockey
"The trophy is the award given 'to the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice and has made a noteworthy humanitarian contribution in his community.'"

I hope he's a great leader off the ice. Great as heck. Otherwise, *laughs in Swedish*.

Chuck Fletcher may have been done in by the very players that made him and the Wild relevant | Hockey Wilderness
Now that's what I call irony!

Blues have chance to win No. 1 pick at Draft |
So you're tellin' me there's a chance?!

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Western Conference semifinals preview | CBC Sports
In case you've forgotten, the Nashville Predators and Winnipeg Jets will begin a playoff series at 8pm ET on Friday night.

Around the Hockeyverse

NHL Playoffs 2018: Five reasons the Columbus Blue Jackets were knocked out by the Washington Capitals |
5 Reasons the Blue Jackets were unable to advance to the second round, despite winning the first two games of the series.

NHL attempts to explain rationale amid bevy of head shots |
BREAKING NEWS: Decisions the DoPS make are often controversial and the target of many complaints.