Found August 06, 2013 on Smashville 24/7:
If he is his nation's starter, how far could Pekka Rinne carry Team Finland at the 2014 Winter Olympics?

Zach Stepan makes Team USA’s National Junior Evaluation Camp roster

USA Hockey announced their National Junior Evaluation Camp roster this morning. Of the 44 players in camp, 31 remain and the Nashville Predators are represented. Zach Stepan, Nashville’s fourth round pick in 2012, has made the cut. In doing so, he’ll have a chance to play Sweden, Finland and Canada in Lake Placid, New York later this week in an effort to force his name onto the...

Chris Mason can't find work in NHL; signs in Italy

Former Nashville Predators goaltender and unrestricted free agent Chris Mason has signed a contract to play in the Italian Serie-A League with Ritten Renon. Last season, Mason played in eleven games going 1-7-1 with a .873 save percentage and 3.73 goals against average as backup to star-netminder Pekka Rinne. It is fair to say Mason was terrible. Mason, 37, started his NHL career...

Chris Mason Signed By Ritten/Renon In Italy by   Steven Ellis

Former Nashville Predators goaltender Chris Mason has been signed by Ritten/Renon of the Elite.A league in Italy. Mason ended up with a 3.73 GAA and .873 save percentage in 11 games in 2013 sitting as a backup to Pekka Rinne. During the 2003–04 season, Mason joined the Predators full-time as the backup to starter Vokoun. In 17 appearances that season, Mason [...]

Looking At The Shea Weber Contract A Year Later

from Josh Cooper of The Tennessean, A little more than a year ago, the Predators threw a party in front of Bridgestone Arena. General manager David Poile, chairman Tom Cigarran and CEO Jeff Cogen sat in the searing heat and praised their decision to match the Philadelphia Flyers’ 14-year, $110 million offer sheet for then-restricted free agent defenseman Shea Weber. ...

Olympics look-ahead: Sweden

Which Predators have a chance to crack Team Sweden's talented roster for the 2014 Winter Olympics?

Goodbye, Fang Faction

Dear readers of Fang Faction, The time has come for me to leave the blog. I had a great time offering opinions on a variety of issues involving the Nashville Predators as well as updating all of you on the NHL standings and interesting stories around the league. My favorite memories on the blog are recording the podcasts with Fang Finger and Ray Harris. We had a great time...
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