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Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber is sidelined indefinitely with a concussion.According to the Nashville Tennessean, Weber is expected to be put on injured reserve in order to free up a roster spot. He has eight goals and 21 assists this season and has not been able to take the ice since suffering the injury on Dec. 23 in a game against the Dallas Stars.
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Shea Weber is still out with a concussion but, thus far, the Preds have been just fine.
For the second consecutive game, the Nashville Predators got a victory without Weber by going to a shootout. On Wednesday, the Predators defeated the Wild in a shootout, and tonight (also for the second consecutive matchup between the Preds and Blues) they beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in a shootout...
The Nashville Predators played a solid hockey game in route to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames front of the sixth sellout in a row at Bridgestone Arena in the only NHL game on New Year's Day.Sergei Kostitsyn nailed his first career hat trick with 30 seconds left in the game when he raced for a slow moving Kevin Klein shot that was headed for an empty net to give it an extra...
It has struck like a pestilence in the NHL this season -- concussions affecting many of the games top stars.
Pittsburghs Sidney Crosby. Philadelphias Claude Giroux and Chris Pronger. New York Rangers defenseman Marc Staal.
Add to that list, most recently, Nashville defenseman Shea Weber, who is having perhaps as good of a season as any defenseman in the NHL with 8 goals, 21 assists...
Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz has stressed to Sergei Kositsyn the need to shoot more.
Kostitsyn also decided to score more as well, getting three goals on as many shots Sunday night in a 5-3 victory over the Calgary Flames, the Predators' third straight win.
It was the first NHL hat trick for Kostitsyn.
Three shots might not seem like a lot, but for Kostitsyn. who...
On December 17th, the Predators edged the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in a shootout victory. Two weeks later, it was the same song and dance. Martin Erat scored the shootout winner in tonight’s 2-1 win over the Blues, while Pekka Rinne, who turned away all five shots he saw in the shootout, carried over his effort from Wednesday and made 35 saves.Matt Halischuk got on the board early...
As 2011 closes and 2012 is here, I want to thank each and every one of you from the bottom of my heart.
I started this blog in February with delusions of grandeur and hoped that my voice could possibly reach more than my friends as I just wanted to get my opinion out there in regards to the Nashville Predators. However, what happened was far from what I expected.
In the 10 months...
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Martin Erat scored in the fifth round of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night.
Erat sent a shot high over the glove hand of Jaroslav Halak and Pekka Rinne kept the Blues scoreless on all five attempts to win for the second game in a row in a shootout.
Matt Halischuk scored for the Predators. Rinne...
Martin Erat scored in the fifth round of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday.
2012 is coming in less than 24 hours. So, we figured we should take a look back at 2011. But then we thought, everybody’s going to be doing a “Year In Review” type of blog. So, to make things interesting, here’s our second annual “what we learned.”
What we learned in 2011…
* In January, we learned that Shea Weber still has one of the hardest shots in the...
Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night. Kevin Klein and Matt Halischuk also scored for Nashville. Jarome Iginla, Rene Bourque and Brendan Morrison scored for the Flames, who have lost three straight.
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The Nashville Predators had a season-month-high 9 home games and a total of 14 games in the month of December this year, facing off against some of the toughest competition in the Western Conference including a season-month-high 6 matchups against Central Division opponents. Starting the month with a come-from-behind win versus the Vancouver...
Nashville's Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals on as many shots Sunday night in a 5-3 victory over the visiting Calgary Flames, the Predators' third straight win.
Martin Erat scored in the fifth round of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night.
Martin Erat scored in the fifth round of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night. Erat sent a shot high over the glove hand of Jaroslav Halak and Pekka Rinne kept the Blues scoreless on all five attempts to win for the second game in a row in a shoot-out. Matt Halischuk scored for the Predators. Rinne stopped 35 shots.