Tuesday’s Dump & Chase: No News Is...No News

Things are really slowing down in the hockey news department. We are coming up on the dead zone of August for sure.

Smashville News:

Preds Guess Who? Matt Irwin | NHL.com
This game would be much more interesting if they prohibited questions like "Is he a player?" etc. Not sure if we'll see any more of these or not.

Here is a throwback to New Year’s to brighten your Tuesday.

Central Division News:

Burakovsky signs one-year contract with Avalanche | NHL.com
"Andre Burakovsky signed a one-year contract with the Colorado Avalanche on Monday." Twitter rumor is AAV of $3.25M. Colorado is going to be a force next year.

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Seguin on the Stars’ Summer | Defending Big D
Speaking of getting better... It will be a war again in the Central Division.

Pietrangelo triplets adorable day with the Stanley Cup melts hearts | FOX2now.com
Okay, this is cute. I love triplets as long as they are someone else's.

Other Hockey News:

Playoff Quiz | NHL.com
This was a fun diversion—and not as easy as you might think

Where should the best remaining NHL free agents sign? | ESPN.com
A round table of suggestions. A couple are definitely no brainers.

Super Slow Mo: Best Deflections | NHL.com
Here we go. Ah Juuse Saros, Mattias Ekholm is so sorry. RV! RV! RV! RV! Ouch, Pekka Rinne. I don't know who got the credit for that Nashville Predators goal, but it looked like an own goal for the opponent to me.

PHT Power Rankings: NHL GM hot seat tiers | ProHockeyTalk
What do you think? Are some of these seats hotter than indicated? Cooler?

Nearly 300 attend 16th edition of IIHF Development Camp in Finland | Inside The Games
Seems like the future looks good.

Slava Voynov, suspended for domestic violence, signs with KHL club | Sportsnet.ca
How is this a suspension if he gets to go play for another league?