Wednesday’s Dump & Chase: Signing Season

Waiting on that Eeli Tolvanen deal...

Nashville Predators News

Saros signs four-year contract with Predators, avoids arbitration
Saros either has “a lot to prove” or he’s “proven he can be a starter.” Pick a side, yall.

‘Juuse’s our guy’ ($) - The Athletic
Has Saros done enough to earn the four-year, $20 million contract he signed Monday? And what does it mean for top prospect Iaroslav Askarov?

Preds Development Camp: Five Players to Watch |
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Around the League

Canadiens sign Hoffman, Savard after reaching Stanley Cup Final
Do the Habs take a step back? Or are they contenders once more?

McAvoy excited for new Bruins goalie combo of Swayman, Ullmark
Jeremy Swayman will be a fun goalie to watch this season.

Wild GM Bill Guerin unfazed by threat of Kirill Kaprizov returning to KHL
LOL, don't lie, Bill Guerin.

Report: NHL to begin selling ads on jerseys for 2022-23 season
Can we get some hot chicken or honky tonk ads on Nashville's sweaters? Maximum chaos.

Sharks sign 2021 first-round pick William Eklund to entry-level contract
The San Jose Sharks have locked up an important piece of their future by agreeing to a three-year, entry-level contract with forward William Eklund.

Report: NHL Teams to Feature Ads on Jerseys for 2022-23 - The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
What about ads for all the injury attorneys that seem to be "the best law firm in Middle TN."

Riley Sheahan is Finding His Balance - The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
I really wanted Nashville to pursue Sheahan a few summers ago, but he has found a new home. He would be an interesting add for a team needing a center.

Will This Be Tomas Hertl's Final Season With the Sharks? - The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
Hertl's trajectory has been trending downward after a few good seasons of impact.

Rangers Fans Buy Billboard in Buffalo to Urge Sabres to Trade Jack Eichel - The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
This is so dramatic...and funny.

Ottawa Senators Bring Back Scott Sabourin-
Sabourin has a new deal.

‘It’s a big year for him’: Wild GM Guerin on Kevin Fiala’s new deal, season - Hockey Wilderness

Chicago Blackhawks offseason news: Alexander Nylander signs 1-year contract extension - Second City Hockey
Some minor Central Division re-signing news.

Player Review: Dylan DeMelo - Arctic Ice Hockey
Our friends at Arctic Ice Hockey review Dylan DeMelo's season.

Colorado Avalanche Top 25 Under 25: #14 Shane Bowers - Mile High Hockey
Just looking at Colorado's Top 25 Under 25, they have an embarrassment of riches in terms of prospects...jeez.

The Montreal Canadiens are using a three-tier system to build local talent at home - Eyes On The Prize
Here's a great read from Jared at HEOTP.

The battle for the Penguins’ fourth line will be one of the top training camp stories - PensBurgh
THE FOURTH LINE BATTLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Our friends at Pensburgh explore the Pens' fourth line.