Thursday's Dump & Chase: Stiffed

No awards for the Preds last night. I guess it was expected, but it&#39;s still irritating as hell. My absolute favorite was the Calder vote totals...not only was #PrinceFilip passed over for nomination, <a href=""><strong>IT WASN&#39;T EVE

Nashville Predators News

2015 Draft Preview – Prey become Predators for Nashville | The Hockey News

"The James Neal trade didn’t give Nashville the elite sniper it needed." Huh? Disagree.

With sexual-assault allegations hanging over the Predators' Mike Ribeiro, will the team extend his contract? | Nashville Scene

That's a great question. I wonder what their thinking is here? Let's check:

Predators, Mike Fisher nearing contract extension-The Tennessean

"They continue to talk with center Mike Ribeiro, who previously indicated that he won't accept another one-year contract."

Nashville Predators Free Agent Watch: Craig Smith-Predlines

Pay the man.

Around the Wide Wide World of Hockey

15 things we learned at the NHL Awards -

Bettman's human shield move was classic.

Awkward NHL Awards interviews (pt.1): Karlsson, Price, Tavares, Gaudreau, Dubnyk, Laviolette, Hanks | Puck Daddy

Johnny Hockey wants to be Johnny Football.

Duhatschek: NHL board opens formal expansion process, but beyond Vegas, locations are murky - The Globe and Mail

Would love for the Seattle Krabs to make this list, but they've got some work to do.

That didn’t take long: Roustan will ‘definitely’ apply for second NHL team in Toronto | ProHockeyTalk

Here's your chance, Leafs Fan. Bail while you can and root for the Toronto ________ instead.

Ewen: Dreaming of Milan Lucic in a Canucks jersey-The Province

I'd prefer a Metallurg jersey, but the Canucks will do.

Sizing up a very active Cam Talbot trade market | New York Post

Have a fun winter in Edmonton, Cam.

Wild's unsigned Devan Dubnyk can talk to other teams starting Thursday -

He's not from Minnesota, so I think the league rules say he can play anywhere.

Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane to share NHL 16 cover - Second City Hockey

If you want the game, just buy it and throw away the cover.

This Is What Old Navy Thinks Bloggers Wear-Deadspin

Loose, beltless pants and shoes with no laces? TOTALLY NAILED IT.