Links from around the rink: April 14

The NHL regular season came to a close on Sunday and it was Black Monday for Barry Trotz, the league’s longest tenured head coach who was told he would not be back for a 16th season with the Nashville Predators.

ESPN Insider’s Craig Custance takes a look at who might be behind the Predators bench in October and starts with Peter Laviolette, who was fired by the Philadelphia Flyers at the outset of this season.