Found October 21, 2012 on
Mark Van Guilder
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When Magnus Hellberg was the 2nd round draft pick of the Nashville Predators in 2011, tonight probably wasn't what he had in mind while making his first start in North America. Within 4 minutes of the start of the game, Hellberg had seen 2 shots in the American Hockey League, and both ended up in the net behind him. 2:32 into the game, Aeros defense man Chay Genoway beat Hellberg glove side on the first shot of the game. Just 31 seconds later, Hellberg went behind the net to play a puck, but couldn't get back to the goal in time and Kris Foucault scored over Hellberg's glove.
The Admirals took advantage of a couple penalties late in the first and cashed in on a 5 on 3 power-play to cut the lead in half. With only 20 seconds to play in the first, Admirals defense man Jon Blum took a shot from the point that ricocheted off a couple legs and found Taylor Beck in front of the net who buried it for his first o...
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EKHOLM HELPS ADS END SKIDMilwaukee Earns Comeback Overtime WinHouston, TX— The Milwaukee Admirals snapped a two-game losing streak with a 5-4 overtime win at Houston Sunday night.Houston was down a man heading into overtime because Chad Rau was in the penalty box for a delay of game penalty. On the power play, Chris Mueller fed a pass to Mattias Ekholm at the point. Ekholm made...
via Reuters at the Globe and Mail,
Nashville Predators winger Sergei Kostitsyn, who joined Russian club Avangard Omsk during a work stoppage in the National Hockey League (NHL), hopes the lockout will lead to the cancellation of the entire season.
“Let’s put it this way – it would be better (for the players) if the lockout continues,” Kostitsyn was quoted as saying...
The Globe and Mail reported Monday morning that Nashville Predators forward Sergei Kostitsyn "hopes the lockout will lead to the cancellation of the entire season." Kostitsyn is currently playing in the Kontinental Hockey League for Avangard Omsk in Russia, where he is very successful in scoring five goals, two assists in only seven games.
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Hello everyone! I welcome you today after what was an emotional roller coaster for hockey hopefuls. All of a sudden we were a throwing stone away from an 82 game season and just as suddenly we have never been further. It wasn't all bad news though; the Admirals did kick off their season last week and will be a constant source of some Preds entertainment. You can check out some...