Found November 22, 2011 on PredsOnTheGlass:

  1. Brian Mullen has notes from this morning's pre-skate at the Bridgestone Arena.
  2. Smashville 24/7 has Jon Blum's preview of tonight's game.
  3. Paul McCann beats on his favorite whipping boy, Phil Williams. I agree with Paul, the guy is worthless.
  4. Dirk Hoag mines a nugget from the Globe and Mail that indicates that Matthew Lombardi may require surgery for the upper body injury that he suffered in the game against the Predators last Thursday. Dirk also noted that Niclas Bergfors was placed on waivers by the Preds this morning. Jonathan Willis, of the Edmonton Journal, ponders whether the Oilers should make a claims for Bergfors.
  5. Michael Finazzo takes a look at the next stretch of games for the Predators.
  6. Admirals' Roundtable explains why Sunday's win over San Antonio was the most important one of the season.

I had no idea when I purchased a new Lenovo laptop that I was contributing to the overthrow of the world by the Chinese computer maker.

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Predators to Hold Huge Sale on Tickets and Other Bridgestone Events on Black Friday

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Preview #21: Predators face League-leading Wild Wednesday

Season Records Nashville Predators 10-6-4 Minnesota Wild 12-5-3   Who will be in goal Wednesday night, Pekka Rinne or Anders Lindback? The Nashville Predators ended their five-game homestand with a 2-2-1 record. After picking up points in 10 of the last 11 outings, the Predators fell 6-2 to the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. There is not much to put Tuesday night’s blowout...

Predators Make Quick Trip to Minnesota Before Turkey Day

The Nashville Predators packed up and flew to Minnesota after last night's 6-2 debacle against the Oilers for a quick trip to play the Wild before returning home for turkey and dressing in Nashville on Thanksgiving Day.As opposed to the Predators who are playing on back to back nights, the Wild should be well rested as they last played on Saturday when they beat St. Louis 3-2...

The Morning After Round-Up: Oilers 6, Predators 2

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Predators to Close Out Home Stand Against Oilers Tonight

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Wild Best Predators 3-2 on Thanksgiving Eve

The Minnesota Wild beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 at the Xcel Energy Center on Wednesday night in the Twin Cities. It was the Predators third loss in a row but the team looked far better than the effort the prior night.The game winning goal came late in the third period when Preds goalie Pekka Rinne fell when he was coming out to play the puck, allowing Cal Clutterbuck a shot at...

OOF…What Happened? Out-of-Sync Predators Walloped By Oilers 6-2

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Video- Bad Goal Of The Night

Pekka Rinne gives up the eventual game winner to Cal Clutterbuck.

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A few days off for the Minnesota Wild could be a bad thing for the Nashville Predators tonight at Xcel Energy Center.
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