Found December 10, 2011 on Kukla's Korner:
from CBC, The bereaved mother of a deceased NHL enforcer said she is disgusted by a new series of blood-splattered cards meant to honour hockey’s tough guys. “I’m vibrating right now. This is disgusting to me,” said Lorraine Belak, whose son Wade Belak was found dead in August after years of depression. But the company behind the cards said the series, which is due for release in January, is intended to pay homage to the game’s enforcers—the so-called “goons” of the hockey rink who routinely give and take hits for the team. continued

Predators Send Sellout Crowd Home Happy

The Nashville Predators evened their home record on Saturday night at 5-5-3 for the season with a 3-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night. The victory snapped a four game losing streak on home ice.This season has been anything but typical for a Predators team that has had an average record of 26-11-4 at the Bridgestone Arena since the NHL lockout. The team has one of the...

The Morning After Round-Up: Predators 4, Jackets 3 (OT)

Words simply cannot describe the difference in where the Predators' fortunes were headed before and after their shocking three goal outburst at the end of their game with the Blue Jackets in Columbus on Thursday night.The team appeared to be continuing on the down hill slide that they had been riding for the last couple of weeks where they were getting no breaks in spite of...

POTG Predators Seven Stories: Carrie Underwood First Kiss Edition

This weeks version of the Hippodrome has a wide variety of topics including a few Preds' nuggets. Always good stuff from J.R. Lind.Jon Blum says that he is trying to stay focused in his weekly blog that was written before his first healthy scratch of his Predator career last night in Columbus.Dirk Hoag cautions the Predators not to play with fire by letting the Ryan Suter negotiations...

Another motive for Tootoo suspension?

Prior to his hearing with the NHL's vice president of player safety, Brendan Shanahan, Nashville Predators right wing Jordin Tootoo contended he had no intent on running over Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ryan Miller. "The last thing I wanted to do was run the guy over," Tootoo said Monday prior to his hearing with the league. "There were no intentions of me doing...

Smashville On The Glass - Mitch Korn featured

On today's podcast, Buddy and I were joined by Amanda DiPaolo of Inside Smashville to discuss Thursday's comeback win in Columbus and tonight's game against rival Anaheim. Also, we had an interview with Predators goalie coach Mitch Korn to talk about Pekka Rinne, Anders Lindback and whether goalies are over-protected nowadays. Listen to it all here...Listen to internet...

Ducks edged by Predators 3-2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jordin Tootoo had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night. Nashville has won consecutive games for the first time in nearly a month, while the Ducks have dropped three of four. Nick Spaling and Roman Josi also scored for Nashville. Andrew Gordon and Francois Beauchemin scored for Anaheim...

POTG Predators Seven Stories: Ducks Visit Music City Game Day Edition

As we Prepare to head down to the Bridgestone Arena, Jeremy Gover has a primer of reasons why Predator fans hate the Ducks. He also has a double episode of the 303:30 this week with a discussion on the Jordin Tootoo suspension as well as a discussion on realignment.One player that will be ready to give 100% tonight is Jordin Tootoo who is coming off his two-game suspension...

Mueller Reassigned to Milwaukee

Nashville, Tenn. (December 9, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned forward Chris Mueller (KRIHS MEW-luhr) to Milwaukee (AHL). Mueller, 25 (3/6/...

Blackhawks to host Ed Belfour Heritage Night on March 25

The Chicago Blackhawks will host Ed Belfour Heritage Night at the United Center on Sunday, March 25 before the team battles the Nashville Predators at 6:30 P.M. Belfour will drop the ceremonial first puck, while the organization will honor hi...

Tootoo leads Predators past faltering Ducks

Jordin Tootoo had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night.

Christmas Wish List: Top Ten Forwards You Would Want in a Predators Sweater

Photo Credit: David E. Klutho/SI As many fans throughout the message boards and commenters on articles have pointed out, the Predators are in dire need for some scoring talent. Although the big names like Crosby, Ovechkin and Stamkos may be a little far-fetched for the Nashville Predators to acquire, there are those that can not only bring an increase in offensive production, but...

Morning Skate: Game 29 vs. Anaheim

Game 29/82:7:00 CT – Ducks (8-15-5) @ Predators (13-11-4)Players to watch:ANA- Teemu SelanneWill this be Selanne’s last game in Nashville? He has 50 points in 44 career games vs. Nashville.NSH- Martin EratThe veteran winger has five assists in his last four games. Erat has scored in each of the last two games vs. Anaheim.Starting goaltenders:ANA- Jonas Hiller (2011-12 stats...

Nashville Clips Anaheim 3-2 for Fifth Straight Win Over the Ducks

Photo Credit: John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images With two goals in the net and both being waved off, the Nashville Predators didn’t know if they were going to catch a break down 1-0 against the Ducks. However, with the help of Nick Spaling, Roman Josi’s first career NHL goal, and Jordin Tootoo cashing in on his first night back, the Predators took down the Ducks 3-2 for their...

Predators slip past Ducks 3-2

Jordin Tootoo had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night.

Predators slip past Ducks 3-2

Jordin Tootoo had a goal and an assist to lead the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night.
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