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PRESS RELEASE: Preds ink 2011 second round pick Miikka Salomaki

NASHVILLE PREDATORS SIGN 2011 SECOND ROUNDER MIIKKA SALOMAKI Nashville, Tenn. (April 24, 2013) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed 2011 second-round draft pick Miikka Salomäki (MEE-kah SA-loh-MA-kee) to a three-year entry-level contract. Salomäki, 21 (3/9/93), has spent the last three seasons...

Predators sign Salomaki to deal

The Nashville Predators signed 2011 second-round draft pick Miikka Salomaki to a three-year, entry-level contract Wednesday. The 21-year-old Salomaki was the 52nd selection overall and Nashville's second choice. The 2009-10 Finnish Junior League rookie of the year, Salomaki has spent three seasons with Karpat Oulu of the Finnish Elite League. The left wing had 25 goals, 25 assists...

OPERATION: Silver Lining (who to root for on Friday)

The Nashville Predators have been eliminated from the playoff race and, therefore, Operation: Miracle is dead. But fret not! We now have Operation: Silver Lining! We’ll post this series every day until the end of the 2013 regular season. — The Nashville Predators got out to a good start against the Detroit Red Wings last night but, in the end, the Wings were just a little too...

Predators score 2 quick goals in 3rd, top Flames

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Austin Watson scored his first NHL goal. David Legwand netted his 200th. The Nashville Predators needed both to beat the Calgary Flames and end a long losing streak. Watson and Matt Halischuk scored 1:23 apart in the third period to lead the Predators to a 4-3 win on Tuesday night. Legwand and Nick Spaling had the other goals for Nashville, which ended the...

OPERATION: Silver Lining (who to root for on Thursday)

The Nashville Predators have been eliminated from the playoff race and, therefore, Operation: Miracle is dead. But fret not! We now have Operation: Silver Lining! We’ll post this series every day until the end of the 2013 regular season. — The Nashville Predators are currently 27th in the league with 41 points. With only two games left, they can’t finish any higher than 24th...

Predators 4, Flames 3

Austin Watson and Matt Halischuk scored 1:23 apart in the third period to lead the Nashville Predators to a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. David Legwand and Nick Spaling had the other goals for Nashville, who ended the franchise's longest losing streak at eight games. Shea Weber added two assists. Roman Cervenka scored two goals, and T.J. Brodie had the other...

Premier Finnish prospect signed

The Nashville Predators signed Miikka Salomaki to a three-year entry level deal. Salomaki is a prospect with tremendous upside and has the potential to make the team next season.  Salomaki was drafted by the Predators 52nd overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. Earlier this year, the 21 year old was selected to play with Team Finland in the 2013 World Juniors Championship...

Watson collects first NHL goal in Preds win

The Nashville Predators snapped an eight-game losing skid when they edged the Calgary Flames by a 4-3 score in front of a sold out Bridgestone Arena on Tuesday. The first(More here)…

Four Preds named on USA's World Championship team

USA Hockey announced their 2013 Men's World Championship roster Thursday afternoon, which includes four Nashville Predators. Craig Smith and Bobby Butler will be on the ice for Team USA, while the Predators' equipment manager Pete Rogers will handle equipment duties for the US. Also, general manager David Poile will be one of many overseeing the Americans. The following...

Predators make last home game of the season a memorable one

Photo Credit: AP Photo/Mike Strasinger For the fans, the last month of Nashville Predators hockey has been extremely excruciating, seeing their team go from being in the chase to being eliminated with more than two weeks left in the season. For the players? It’s been a season they’re probably more than happy to put behind them come late Saturday evening. To make things worse...

Milestone night leads to elusive win for Preds

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Red Wings get the best of Preds in final divisional meeting

  The Nashville Predators helped their draft lottery chances Thursday night with a 5-2 loss against the Detroit Red Wings. This game was the last meeting between these two teams as divisional opponents. However, that doesn’t mean their rivalry is done forever. After the Predators took a 2-1 lead 12:30 in the first period thanks to Craig Smith on the powerplay, the Red...

Game 47: Nashville @ Detroit – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images The last time the Red Wings and Nashville matched up, the Predators were not mathematically eliminated from playoff contention. It was the unveiling of Filip Forsberg and the Predators would fall 3-0 in front of a sold-out crowd at 501 Broadway. The Red Wings win over the Kings puts them in the final spot for playoff consideration, but...

Predators @ Detroit Red Wings (Game 47): Preview

The Nashville Predators faceoff against the Detroit Red Wings as divisional opponents for the final time. Detroit looks to clinch a playoff spot Thursday night and would love to get a win against their Southern rivals. Nashville is ranked 14th in the Western Conference with 41 points and a 16-21-9 record. The Red Wings have a record of 22-16-8 with 52 points and ranked 8th in the...

Five Suggestions For The Capitals’ New Party Anthem (POLL)

Back with another guest post is Caps correspondent/DJ Brad Parker. The trade deadline is a distant memory. Filip Forsberg is not coming to DC. Any significant changes the Caps make for the postseason (if we’re fortunate enough to make the playoffs) will not involve on-ice personnel. But that doesn’t mean it’s too late to do something that can have an impact. It’s time for...
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