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Nashville Predators 2013 Training Camp Roster and Information

Nashville’s training camp will start officially tomorrow with off-ice activities, however all the on-ice training will start on Monday and will go through Friday. All on-ice sessions will be from 10am-11:30am Monday through Friday at Centennial Sportsplex in Nashville and will be free and open to the public. Below is the official 23 man roster: 2013 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER FORWARDS...

2012-13 Preview: Brian McGrattan

Our player-by-player previews for the 2012-13 season continue today with Brian McGrattan...

Today in Predneck Nation: January 11th, 2013

Jim Diamond of the Nashville Predators Examiner joined the Thom Abraham Show on Thursday. Friday it was leaked that the Predators will open the season at home on Jan. 19 against Columbus, and then stay in Nashville to host the Blues on the 21st. TODAY’S LINKS Dynamics of a 48-game schedule Nashville Predators have no time for slow start in shortened season Nashville Predators...

Preds strong bet for playoffs as camp starts

The Nashville Predators will have only one significant change in their roster on Sunday when they hit the ice, as expected, for the start of what will be an abbreviated training camp. Assuming the leagues collective bargaining agreement is ratified in time, the departure of All-Star defenseman Ryan Suter via free agency to Minnesota remains the most glaring absence from the team...

2012-13 Preview: David Legwand

Our player-by-player previews for the 2012-13 season continue today with David Legwand...

Predators, team start process of wooing fans back

Pekka Rinne says making nice with the fans didn't enter his mind when the Nashville goaltender skated over and handed a puck to a smiling young boy. The goalie was just happy being back on the ice with his teammates in front of a few hundred fans. The Predators tried to start wooing fans back Saturday for a lockout-shortened season. With the labor deal not ratified by midday...

10 Bold Predictions for the Nashville Predators in the 2013 Season

So, we started this trend last year for the 2011-2012 Nashville Predators season and we had 20 bold predictions. Well, guess what? It’s that time of the year again and since we only have half a season, we will have half the number of predictions. Below are our 10 bold predictions for the 2013 abbreviated season: 1: Nashville will have a Top 20 scorer Whether it’s Sergei Kostitsyn...

2012-13 Predators Schedule

The Nashville Predators' 2012-13 schedule has been released...

2012-13 Preview: Patric Hornqvist

Our player-by-player previews for the 2012-13 season continue today with Patric Hornqvist...

2013 season goaltending preview with Mitch Korn

With a shortened season, many teams around the National Hockey League are wondering what to do with their goaltending situations. For the Nashville Predators, they will have to deal with handling starting goalie Pekka Rinne and backup goaltender Chris Mason. Nashville Predators goaltending coach Mitch Korn believes Chris Mason will need to be ready to play in any situation. ...

Josi ready for ‘great opportunity’

Roman Josi takes what he has learned from Ryan Suter and Shea Weber to prepare for a bigger, more important role this season...

Once the season starts, who has the advantage: the rested or the battle tested?

There were two schools of thought during the lockout: use the down time to rest up or go play elsewhere so you can get into game shape. On January 19, we’ll find out which take had the advantage. Of the 23 players expected to take part in Nashville Predators training camp next week, 10 played somewhere during the lockout. That “somewhere” could be Russia, Denmark, Sweden or...

Nashville Predators Season Preview: Defense

Continuing with our season previews, our hot button topic will be the Nashville defense or the “what will Nashville be like without Suter?” column. The quick turnaround for a training camp has David Poile very pleased with the Predators chances this year since there is hardly any turnover from last season, except for the departure of Ryan Suter being the biggest factor. Poile...

A Special Message from Predators Chairman Tom Cigarran

Below is a message that was released shortly ago from Predators Chairman Tom Cigarran: “While it has taken much longer than anyone had hoped, we are pleased  that a new 10-year collective bargaining agreement between the National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players Association has been concluded. This new agreement, while far from what we had hoped to achieve...

Nashville Predators Season Preview: Offense (Part 1)

Photo Credit: Frederick Breedon/Getty Images Finishing our season preview will be a two-part series look at the Nashville Predators offensive talent. Nashville has always been known as a “no-star, everybody-works” type of team and the offensive play is no different. The Predators’ “scoring-by-committee” approached has continually worked since it’s inception, including...
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