Posted September 24, 2013 on AP on Fox
Predators forward Viktor Stalberg has been injured early in the first period of Nashville's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Stalberg was checked by Tampa's Dmitry Korobov inside the Lightning zone 5:39 into the opening period Tuesday night. Stalberg skated off the ice favoring his right arm and went straight to Nashville's locker room. The Predators announced later in the period that Stalberg sustained an upper-body injury and would not return to the game. Stalberg signed a four-year, $12 million contract with the Predators in the offseason after helping the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup last season.

Stalberg expected to “miss 3-4 weeks” with shoulder injury

The Nashville Predators announced through Twitter that forward Viktor Stalberg has a shoulder injury and is expected to miss 3-4 weeks. Stalberg skated gingerly to the bench early in Tuesday night’s pre-season win over the Tampa Bay Lightning. He did not return and Head Coach Barry Trotz mentioned in his post-game comments that the team would keep him out of the remainder of the...

Predators F Stalberg out with injury

Predators right wing Viktor Stalberg will miss up to four weeks with a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder. The Predators announced the injury Wednesday. Stalberg was hurt Tuesday night in the first period of a 2-0 win against Tampa Bay. He was checked by Dmitry Korobov 5:39 into the period and skated off favoring his right arm before heading to the locker room. He signed...

Stalberg suffers injury that ends his preseason

Tuesday night in a preseason match against the Tampa Bay Lightning, recently aquired forward Viktor Stalberg suffered an upper body injury during the first period. After taking a hit from Tampa Bay's Dmitry Korobov, Stalberg immediately went towards the bench and down the runway to the locker room holding his right shoulder. Stalberg was signed to a four-year, $12 million...

Darkhorse tryout Simon Moser makes his case in a big way

Simon Moser has managed to fly a little bit under the radar in the past couple of weeks. A non-roster invitee to Predators training camp, Moser is the last player still with the team that is not under contract to Nashville. Under contract with Bern in Switzerland, the 24-year-old Swiss forward has survived 3 rounds of cuts and is in the thick of the battle to be on Nashville’s...

Nashville announces it’s roster for the home pre-season finale

The Nashville Predators have announced their rosters for tonight’s pre-season game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Fourth overall pick in this past summer’s NHL Draft Seth Jones will not be in the lineup tonight against his Memorial Cup adversary and third overall pick Jonathan Drouin. Free agent invite Simon Moser will play once again, however. The Swiss forward is in camp...

Preds announce their roster for tonight’s game in Washington

The Nashville Predators have announced their roster for tonight’s pre-season game against the Washington Capitals. You can hear all the action on 102.5 The Game tonight, starting at 6:00pm. The roster is broken down by position below in alphabetical order. FORWARDS (12) Taylor Beck Gabriel Bourque Rich Clune Mike Fisher Paul Gaustad Matt Hendricks Patric Hornqvist Simon Moser*...

Jedi Master vs. Padawan Learner as Rinne meets Lindback for first time

In front of 13,089, the Nashville Predators closed out their home pre-season schedule by beating the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-1. But, being an exhibition game, the story wasn’t the score but moreso the reunion of a starter and a back-up. A Jedi Master vs. Padawan Learner, if you will. Tonight marked the return of goaltender Anders Lindback to Nashville ice. A fan favorite while...

Free Agent Signings Have Predators Thinking Playoffs

from the CP at,  Making the playoffs has become so automatic for the Nashville Predators that they didn't react well to finishing below .500 for the first time in a decade. They went shopping in a very big way hoping to make sure that doesn't happen again. The Predators opened free agency signing five of the seven players they added on the first day...

Moser, Klein score in 2-1 win

In their final home preseason game, the Nashville Predators were able to exact revenge on the Tampa Bay Lightning with a 2-1 win. Simon Moser, who is on a pro tryout agreement, scored the first goal of the game in the second period. The twenty-four-year-old Swiss native is making it hard for head coach Barry Trotz to finalize his roster. Kevin Klein scored the game-winner with under...

Bartley finally has NHL home

After a long winding road, Predators defenseman and lifelong hockey junkie Victor Bartley has earned himself a one-way NHL contract...

Steven Stamkos scores late but Lightning fall to Preds

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Simon Moser and Kevin Klein scored goals, Pekka Rinne stopped all 14 shots he faced, and the Nashville Predators beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 Tuesday night. Rinne, recovering from offseason hip surgery, played the opening two periods before being relieved by Marek Mazanec, who gave up a goal on three shots he faced in the third period. It was the second...

What Matt Hendricks Is Thinking

Nashville Predator and former Caps fan-favorite Matt Hendricks made his return to Verizon Center for the first time since leaving the Caps, a franchise he stayed with for three memorable seasons. Here is what he was thinking during warm-ups (Note: we don't know if he was really thinking any of this).

Caps roll Preds, 4-1

The Predators lost to the Capitals, 4-1, and lost Patric Hornqvist with a lower-body injury...

Preds cut roster to 27

With three preseason games remaining, the Predators made 6 more cuts prior to Milwaukee starting its training camp...

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