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Yesterday, the Predators made a couple of roster moves, waiving Zack Stortini and picking up Brian McGrattan on waivers. In a true oddity, there was a dearth of local media at practice so there was no one there to grab a quick quote on why the move was made and throw it up on Twitter.David Boclair eventually came up with the quote from David Poile after practice.Below, we have speculation on the reason for the move from Dirk Hoag and a feature on Stortini from Amanda DiPaolo. When the move was made, a Nashville hockey writer message board had a variety of speculation on the reason for the move.My take was a little different than the others. Looking at David Poile's track record, he is always ready to make an upgrade at any position if the opportunity arises and the price is right. That is exactly what happened here.Stortini had done everything that was asked of him and did a great job but the role he was placed in was being the team enforcer and keeping the mean guys on the othe...
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