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Nashville Predators' 2011 second-round pick Magnus Hellberg's game has rapidly grown over the last two years and has done so with just one full season of experience with the North American style of play...

Three Minutes With: Team USA gold medalist Jimmy Vesey

Every year during Development Camp, we pick Nashville Predators prospects, players, coaches and personalities to be a part of our Three Minutes With… interview series. The summer of 2013 is no different and we’re bringing you a great lineup this year. In today’s edition, we sit down with Harvard Crimson winger, World Juniors gold medalist and Predators prospect Jimmy Vesey...

Predators primed to bounce back into playoff contention

Last season was likely the worst season that the Nashville Predators have had since the team’s first years after expansion. They not only struggled to win games, but they struggled to score goals and even direct the puck to the net. Perhaps most disappointing for Nashville last season was that the team was mostly intact after a run to the second round in the 2012 playoffs. Many...

Preds add Coupal to staff

The Nashville Predators have hired former Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute goaltender Jeremy Coupal to be the team's video coordinator next season. Coupal, a walk-on at RPI, played two seasons for the team, but made only one appearance in his senior year stopping the only shot he faced in the five minutes he played in 2011-12. "This opportunity is a big part thanks...

Have the Ads replaced Mike Moore? Preds sign Bryan Rodney

The Milwaukee Admirals lost captain Mike Moore to the Providence Bruins this summer. But they may have found his replacement. As first reported by Tyler Doig, defenseman Bryan Rodney has signed a one-year, two-way deal with the Nashville Predators. The 29-year old Toronto, Ontario, native’s contract is worth $120,000 while with the Admirals and $550,000 while with Nashville. Blue...

Analyzing the Predators’ Offseason: Have They Done Enough?

Throughout my life, my productivity has faced a daunting nemesis. My enthusiasm for a task can often be sullied by a short attention span. While I can see the goal in my head, getting there can be a challenge. I can freely admit that I’m a “big picture” person, and I can become easily distracted while fleshing out the details. Compounding my problems is the fact that I tend...

Six predictions for the Preds in 2013-14

It is that time of the offseason when meaningful transactions are dead and fans are just waiting for hockey to return in full force this October. The Nashville Predators will hit the ice to start their eighty-two game season on the road in St. Louis October 3. There will be a lot happening during this 2013-14 campaign and here are six predictions for the Predators this year. ...

Predators Sign Bryan Rodney To A One-Year Contract by   Steven Ellis

The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Bryan Rodney to a one-year, two-way contract worth $550,000. Rodney signed his first contract with the Anaheim Ducks on July 5, 2011 but was traded to the Edmonton Oilers for Ryan O’Marra on February 16, 2012. Without a contract due to the 2012 NHL lockout, Rodney eventually signed as a free agent midway through the 2012–13 season...

Comeback Season Ahead?

from John Kreiser of, Here are 10 players who, for a variety of reasons, didn't have their best seasons in 2012-13 but are good candidates to bounce back in 2013-14: Pekka Rinne: The first season of Rinne's seven-year deal with the Nashville Predators didn't go the way either side had envisioned. Rinne went from a finalist for the Vezina Trophy in 2011...
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