Wednesday's Dump & Chase: Is 2016 Over Yet?

The Predators lost. Again.

Christmas is way over and 2016 has gone back to to making us all sad. Hopefully the new year will bring a new spark to Nashville if nothing else. Win more games...please.

Hockey News & Notes

Predators fall to Wild in OT - The Tennessean
The overtime woes continue.

2016 NHL Year in Review: The year’s best trades were often the ones most forgotten -
I still remember where I was when Seth Jones was traded for Ryan Johansen. The summer may have overshadowed it to the media, but this trade was one of the biggest trades to ever happen in Nashville. It deserves more credit.

Blue Jackets stretch franchise-best winning streak to 13 - NHL on CBC Sports
You can be honest though, the Blues Jackets being on a 13 game hot streak is mind-numbing. Will Nashville ever find their hot streak?

NHL-National Hockey League roundup - Yahoo Sports
Here's everything you've missed during the break.

10 questions for 2017 in the NHL — from Metropolitan Division to Olympics - USA Today
Some of these are eye-roll worthy but what's hockey without a few eye rolls?

Olli Jokinen aims to grow hockey in South Florida - NHL
I always liked Jokinen when he was here. Hopefully Florida is being good to him.

Burning Questions for the NHL in 2017 | Bleacher Report
All the burning questions...answered.