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Shea Weber and the Predators are ready to embrace Alexander Radulov again. [ESPN]
Evgeni Malkin is the first player to register four 5 point games in a season since Lemieux and Forsberg did it in 95-96. [NHL]
The Islanders signed Evgeni Nabokov to a contract extension. [Yahoo]
Kings goaltender Jonathan Bernier has to remove the Hollywood sign from his mask or pay royalties to use it. Lame. [Puck Daddy]
The Rangers/Devils line brawl could lead to rule changes. [TSN]
Maple Leafs fans have now turned on Brian Burke. [Globe and Mail] It's up to Burke to end the protests. [Puck Daddy]
More on the NCAA Hockey tournament. [NHL]
Shane Doan could be suspended for this hit on Jamie Benn:
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The Nashville Predators made it official that Alexander Radulov has returned to the team and will finish the regular season under the terms of the final year of his entry level contract.Predators' General Manager David Poile made the symbolic gesture of giving Radulov a Predator gold sweater with his old number "47" emblazoned on the back.Radulov appeared happy to be...
After the Nashville Predators got off the ice for morning skate, the excitement was palpable. Alexander Radulov is coming home.
But what do the players and coaches think about adding him to the dressing room this late in the season?
Patric Hornqvist, on whether or not the addition of Radulov would disrupt the team: “No, everybody knows their role. He’s a great player. That’s...
Questions concerning whether or not Alexander Radulov would be able to adjust to the NHL after four seasons in the Kontinental Hockey League were put to rest on Thursday night. Radulov scored the lone Predators tally in his season debut in a 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are 12-0-1 in their last 13 games and have not lost in regulation since February’s...
Alexander Radulov scored a goal in his first game back with the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.Appearing in his first NHL game since April 2008, Radulov had Nashville's only goal in a 5-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.Radulov, the 15th overall pick of the 2004 draft, rejoined the club after spending time with Salavat Yulayev of the Kontinental Hockey League.A two-time...
Alexander Radulov left Nashville Predators with one year left on his entry level deal to play with Salavat Yulaev Ufa of the KHL. He walked out on his contract. That created a controversy where the KHL did not honor existing NHL contracts. Radulov was able to make more money playing in the KHL than he could on an entry level NHL contract. He spent four years starring in the...
Nashville Predators 42-23-8
Pittsburgh Penguins 45-21-6
Alexander Radulov participated in his first team practice on Wednesday
The Nashville Predators will try to climb back into the fourth spot in the Western Conference standings when they visit the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night. On Wednesday, the Red Wings reclaimed the fourth spot from Nashville with an...
On a night when hockey fans everywhere were looking for a Stanley Cup Final preview, all that was shown was how hot the Pens are and the importance that home ice could play in the finals. In the end, the Pens won 5-1 in a game that was much closer than the final score.Pittsburgh did what top teams do and converted on all of their scoring chances and rode the home ice to an easy...
The Nashville Predators take on the Pittsburgh Penguins on national TV, Thursday night, in an inter-conference showdown. The Nashville Predators' record this season is 42-23-8 with 92 points and ranked 4th in the Western Conference. The Pittsburgh Penguins' record this season is 45-21-6 with 96 points and ranked 4th in the Western Conference. Puck drops at a special start...
Nashville Predators 1 vs Pittsburgh Penguins 5The Nashville Predators continue to lose in the playoff hunt. There are now only eight games remaining, and it is time to start winning. The Pittsburgh Penguins completely stomped on the Nashville Predators tonight. No one looked good out there for the Predators. There were some spurts of good play, but nothing great. Pekka Rinne continues...
Nashville Predators (42-23-8) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (45-21-6)
TV: ROOT, NHLN-US, FS-TN
Consol Energy Center - Pittsburgh, PA
Winger/turncoat Alexander Radulov is returning to the Predators tonight and everyone is all excited. NHL.com has a video calling this game a possible Stanley Cup preview.
We fully expect Radulov to jump back...
Alexander Radulov took part in a media scrum today before tonight’s game against the Penguins.
Scott Burnside and Pierre LeBrun of ESPN discuss topics of the day, BURNSIDE: Whether Alexander Radulov plays Thursday night or not, lots of attention on the Nashville Predators, especially with their visit to Pittsburgh, where they’ll tangle with the smokin’ hot Penguins (the game will now be seen on the NHL Network). Watched Pittsburgh destroy Winnipeg 8-4 the other night with...
Photo Caption: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar
The much-anticipated return of Alexander Radulov had the eyes of the hockey world fixated on Pittsburgh tonight as the Predators took on the Penguins in a possible preview of the Stanley Cup Finals. Unfortunately it was Sidney Crosby and his crew that showed why they are arguably the Cup favorites at this point.
Behind James Neal’s 4 assists...
Who: Pittsburgh Penguins (45-21-6) vs. Nashville Predators (42-23-8) Where: Consol Energy Center When: 7:00 PM EST Channels: NHLN-US, ROOT Sports It goes without saying that this is a big game. EVERY GAME AT THIS POINT IS HUGE. The Penguins are currently 25-8-2 at home. The more games they can play at Consol in the playoffs [...]