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The Nashville Predators will roll out the "Predator Gold" carpet today at 4 p.m. at the Bridgestone Arena when players, dignitaries, and selected fans will walk into the arena to kick off the opening night activities in Nashville.There will be a party on the plaza and plenty of other activities for fans that arrive early. Puck drop will be shortly after 7 p.m. All fans attending the game will receive a T-shirt courtesy of Nissan. Here is a link for all the details of the festivities.Here is a link to our preview from earlier. More Pred-centric previews come from Amanda DiPaolo, Ryan Porth, Patten Fuqua, Robby Stanley, The Tennessean, Paul McCann, Pred, White, and Blue and Lady Preds.Coyote news and previews come from Arizona Vibe, Five for Howling, Coyotes Examiner, the Arizona Republic, and the Coyotes AggregatorMake the jump for all today's news and links...In Pred Nation...Lucas Di Giovanni contacted me a few days ago for insight on the Predators and he produced a...
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Cincinnati Cylones Director of Public Relations Nick Brunker has confirmed that Nashville Predators goaltending prospect Chet Pickard has been sent to the ECHL.
This is Pickard’s second trip to the Cyclones in as many seasons.
The former first round pick was taken 18th overall by the Preds in 2008, just 11 spots behind his childhood best friend Colin Wilson. And while Wilson has...
Before this morning’s pre-game tune-up, it was announced that the Predators have placed forward Martin Erat on Injured Reserve with an upper body injury. Erat, who is still suffering from a hit he took in Columbus, missed Saturday’s game against St. Louis and hasn’t skated since. Coach Barry Trotz has stated repeatedly that this injury is not related to his back.Erat being...
We had heard earlier this morning that Zack Stortini had cleared waivers and now the Nashville Predators have announced that he has been assigned to Milwaukee. The move was made necessarily by the Predators picking up Brian McGrattan on waivers on Tuesday.Make the jump for the official release from the Predators...NASHVILLE PREDATORS ASSIGN ZACK STORTINI TO MILWAUKEENashville,...
Nashville, Tenn. (October 12, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that forward Zack Stortini has cleared waivers and been assigned to Milwaukee (AHL).
Stortini, 26 (9/11/85), made his Predators debut in Saturday night’s 4-2 victory at St. Louis, logging 4:53 and recording seven penalty minutes.
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Sometimes you wonder how a team can go on the road and skate away with four points and then come back to play in front of their own fans and play lackluster hockey.
Tonight is one of those times.
After going into Columbus and St. Louis and taking those home openers, the Nashville Predators came back to the friendly confines of Bridgestone Arena and tanked their own.
In front of a...
Phoenix Coyotes 0-1-1
Nashville Predators 2-0-0
The Nashville Predators play their home opener Thursday night at Bridgestone Arena when they host the Phoenix Coyotes. Nashville is undefeated, winning both of their road games last weekend against divisional rivals Columbus and St. Louis.
Phoenix has not found the win column yet this season and will be looking for their first victory...
After a hot 2-0 start on the road, the Nashville Predators took it on the chin at the Bridgestone Arena on Thursday night in front of a sold out opening night crowd of 17,113. The Phoenix Coyotes bested the Preds 5-2 on a night when little clicked for the home team.The Predators got behind the eight-ball early in the first period, going down 3-0 with Phoenix taking advantage of a...
It has been 157 days since meaningful hockey was played at the Bridgestone Arena. On Monday, May 9, 2011, the Nashville Predators took the Vancouver Canucks down to the final horn before losing 2-1 and ending the most successful post-season in franchise history.Tonight, the home season starts anew with the youngest team in the NHL against a Phoenix Coyote team that may have slipped...
There is an old adage that things are never as good or as bad as they seem at a given time. It would definitely apply to the Predators' two-win road trip last weekend as well as last night's no-show at Bridgestone Arena.The team has had issues in all there games played this season but winning often masks underlying problems. Barry Trotz indicated that last night's game...
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Nashville Tenn. (October 13, 2011) – The Nashville Predators and Nissan Americas, two of the most recognizable brands that call Middle Tennessee home, today announced a...
It is Opening Night in Smashville and the gold carpet will be rolled out for a plaza party today. I will be hosting the festivities which get going at around 4pm including a welcome ceremony as the Predators players, coaches and broadcasters will be walking the gold carpet. There will be food, music and lots of fun as well.
Then, Pred Nation gets to welcome the 2-0-0 Nashville...
Pekka Rinne has led the way in the Nashville Predators' first two games, and he's been spectacular in his career against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Photo Credit: Frederick Breedon/Getty Images
A night that saw the Phoenix Coyotes jump out to a 4-0 lead by mid-point of the second period, the Predators, try as they did, couldn’t muster enough offense and drop their home opener by a score of 5-2.
Powerplay – 0 for 3, 0%
Penalty Kill – 2 for 2, 100%
Best Play of the Game: After the raining down of “SHOOT”...
The Nashville Predators look to stay unbeaten when they entertain the Phoenix Coyotes tonight in their home opener from Bridgestone Arena.
5 p.m.: The Coyotes look to end their season-opening road trip with a victory against the 2-0 Predators. Follow along.