Found October 01, 2012 on Section 303:
ADMIRALS SIGN THREE TO AHL DEALSAds Start Training Camp MondayMilwaukee, WI—The Milwaukee Admirals announced today that they have signed forward Chris Mueller and defenseman Jon Blum and Matt Moore to American Hockey League contracts.Mueller tied for fifth in the American Hockey League in goals (32) in 2011-12, becoming the first Milwaukee Admiral since 2006-07 to score 30 goals in a season and just the third player to top that plateau since the Ads joined the AHL in 2001-02. The 5-11, 203-pound right wing also tied for first in the league in overtime goals (3) and tied for second in game-winning goals (8), in addition to pacing the Admirals in points (60). The West Seneca, N.Y., native also participated in his first AHL All-Star Classic in 2012.Mueller also appeared in four games with the Predators in 2011-12, bringing his career NHL total to 19 games (0g-3a) – all with Nashville over the past two seasons.Blum played in 33 games with Nashville in 2011-12, recording seven points (3g...

Weber puts Nugent-Hopkins over the boards in must-see video…

Thanks to a small little glitch inside EA Sports’ NHL 13 video game — and to 2BCProductions for catching it on video — Nashville Predators captain Shea Weber can put opponents over the boards and then some.It turns out, if you time it right, you can send players flying by throwing a hip check and triggering a line change. In the example below, Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan...

Weekend Round-Up: Ads sign 3 and Rinne wins first game in KHL

Nashville Predators' goaltender Pekka Rinne played his first game for Dinamo Minsk against Atlantin the Kontinental Hockey League Sunday morning in Minsk, Belarus. Rinne led his team to a 3-2 victory by stopping 24 of 26 shots on net. Rinne's first period was very shaky in allowing two goals that he usually would stop, but it seemed that he was just trying to feel out the...

Craig Smith Signs with KalPa in Finnish league

Craig Smith is the next Predator to sign overseas in an effort to play some hockey during the prolonged lockout. As talks today seemed to suggest further delay in play and with regular season games soon to be cancelled, Craig Smith will head over the Atlantic to play with KalPa in Finland's SM-liiga. According to their wikipedia page, the league is owned by past Predators Kimmo...

The Lockout Litmus Test: A Hard Core Fan Perspective

Photo: I have written multiple articles about the lockout from different points of view, primarily my own as a season ticket holder while attempting to maintain an unbiased approach to the issue while reporting for The Predatorial. I have spoken on behalf of a multitude of perspectives during this time of year without hockey and have dubbed myself as the “HardCore”...

Preds Players Highlights from across the world: Week 1

Hi all! A new feature I am going to try to remember to do over the next little while is post some Preds highlights from our players that are, you know, actually playing. Why? Because we are a big strong beautiful franchise who don't need no lockout. Sorry about that ... it's Monday morning and felt persuaded to work that into the article. Hey! You know where it's not...
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