Tuesday's Dump & Chase: Setting 'Em Up

With some of the behind the scenes stuff going on at OTF, it's a delicate balance to make sure you have the content your mind is craving with the time and space we're given each day. I'd love to tell you that we just happen to post stuff coincidentally on consecutive days, but it's a

Nashville Predators News & Notes

Filip Forsberg Won't Suffer Sophomore Slump - TSS

Peter Laviolette explains decision to cut Kevin Fiala | Tennessean
Also, a Cody Hodgson update.

Predators hope to lessen load on Weber, Josi | Tennessean
They're playing to our audience, OTF.

Nashville Predators preseason preview: Coaching and Special Teams - Along the Boards
Wise move. Coaching and special teams are very intertwined.

What You Don’t Know About: Being a Sniper | The Players' Tribune
When I came into the league, I was just like every other kid: “Uh yeah, you know, uh, just go out there and fire it hard and heavy, top-shelf.” Yeah right.

News & Notes Relating to Other Teams

Statistically Speaking: Buyer beware on these NHL players | TSN
Mr. Killjoy.

NHL Subpoenas BU CTE Center In Concussion Lawsuit | CBS Boston

NHL.com - Capitals' moves about fulfilling promise to Ovechkin - Over the Boards
Alex Ovechkin might make a great GM someday. He's proved he can work with ownership.

Connor Brickley one of NHL's most impressive rookies of preseason - NHL - SI.com
Preseason hot-takery? Not worth the dragon.

Las Vegas, Quebec City set to take step in NHL expansion bid - Yahoo Sports
One city destined to suck the money right out of the league, and Las Vegas.

The Wild Might Want to Listen to Thomas Vanek | Hockey Wilderness
Remember, he chose to leave John Tavares.

Eric Francis: Now-retired, Robyn Regehr back in Calgary | Calgary Sun
Leaving LA for Calgary is pretty Canadian if you ask me. He should run for office.

Not Hockey

MMBM: Cam Newton should apologize for not being older - SBNation.com

Fifty First Kitchen and Bar Kicks Their Brunch Game Into Gear This Sunday - Eater Nashville
Brunch is the best meal of the week.