Wednesday's Dump & Chase: Hockey on Thursday

Rather than bemoan the reasons why, let's all celebrate that we get another night to cherish this stupid, mean ol' sport.

Nashville Predators News & Notes

The Best Goal GIFs from 2015-16 - Nashville Predators - Features
The most fun you'll ever have crashing your browser.

Other Hockey Stuff

10 World Championship takeaways: Sad Laine, Toronto-ready Matthews -
Hate on Laine all you want, but this kid and Barkov were the key reasons why Finland got into the medal round against Canada's B-team.

Lightning's loss leads to another Game 7 in East final | Tampa Bay Times
Nothing is designed to be easy.

Jonathan Drouin goal ruled offside as Penguins win early challenge (Video) | Yahoo! Sports
According to the rules: If both skates are off the ice, the player doesn't exist.

Report: Red Wings' Pavel Datsyuk in talks with KHL team -
Seeing how there's a KHL team willing to pay Taylor Aronson... that's not that special.

Report: Star Swedish goalie Lassinantti garnering NHL interest – ProHockeyTalk
Swedish Saros?

Bruins, Miller agree on four-year, $10M deal - Article - TSN
Does this mean another trade is coming?

Jaromir Jagr confirms he's not available for Czech Republic at World Cup of Hockey | ESPN
Surprising. Jagr IS Czech Republic hockey.

Elliott will start in goal for Blues in Game 6 | Morning Skate |
Changing the goalie is usually regarded as the "last bullet", but plenty of teams have made goalie changes and won the cup recently.

NHL playoffs: Sharks' Vlasic blanking Blues' leading scorer Tarasenko - San Jose Mercury News
"St. Louis coach Ken Hitchcock says his leading scorer, Vladimir Tarasenko, is try to do too much against tough San Jose Sharks' defender Marc-Edouard Vlasic."

Not Hockey

This Lil' Steven Adams Fan Is The Best Basketball Fan | Deadspin
A+ parenting.