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The following is a press release from the Predators...Nashville, Tenn. (February 24, 2012) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned defenseman Ryan Ellis to Milwaukee (AHL).Ellis, 21 (1/3/91), has appeared in 22 games for Nashville this season, posting nine points (3g-6a), including two game-winning goals, and a plus-eight rating. He returns to Milwaukee where he started the season, posting 17 points (4g-13a) in 26 games. He was named to the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic, but missed the contest due to his recall.
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Nashville, Tenn. (February 24, 2012) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has acquired a sixth-round pick in the 2012 Entry Draft in exchange for forward Jerred Smithson.
The Predators now have nine draft picks for the 2012 NHL Entry Draft to be held June 22-23, 2012 at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh...
Long time Nashville Predator Jerred Smithson has been traded to the Florida Panthers for a sixth round pick in this summers NHL Entry Draft.Smithson has has a long career with the Preds and has been a player that has exemplified what became known as "The Predator Way." It is not really surprising that the move was made considering the group of young players that fill...
On Thursday night, the Nashville Predators lost in a shootout to the St. Louis Blues by a 3-2 score. It was the first time in five games this season that the Blues were able to best Nashville. However, it was the second consecutive game that Nashville came out flat.
On Tuesday, the Predators were able to keep the Canucks off the scoreboard during the first period and while the shots...
The Nashville Predators have traded forward Jerred Smithson to the Florida Panthers in exchange for a sixth-round draft pick in the 2012 entry draft.
The Predators announced the trade Friday. The deal gives Nashville nine picks for the June draft in Pittsburgh.
Smithson, 33, scored the first overtime goal in Nashville postseason history last April in Game 5 of the Predators'...
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When the Nashville Predators host the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night at Bridgestone Arena, they will do so without Jerred Smithson. Smithson was traded to the Florida Panthers on Friday night for a sixth-round draft pick.
Smithson played in 497 regular-season games for the Predators between 2005-2012. He also...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The St. Louis Blues beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 Thursday night, winning the shootout on goals by T.J. Oshie and Andy McDonald.
Chris Stewart and Vladimir Sobotka scored for St. Louis in regulation, while Roman Josi and Colin Wilson had the goals for Nashville.
Jaroslav Halak made 25 saves for the Blues, then was perfect in the shootout, stopping Wilson...
It was an opportunity for the Nashville Predators to pull within a single point of the fourth place St. Louis Blues.
Instead, they finished the night four points back.
With 16,828 looking on, the two Central Division rivals needed a shootout to decide who was better on this night. St. Louis eventually came out on top, 3-2, in the skills competition.
Pekka Rinne, as he often does...
The Nashville Predators are 61 games through the 2011-2012 season. Some faces have changed since the initial drop of the puck in October, but the results have been much better than anyone could have anticipated.
After Thursday night’s shootout loss to the St. Louis Blues, the Predators find themselves in sole position of 5th place in the Western Conference with 77 points, and...
Nashville Predators coach Barry Trotz doesn't feel at ease with his team's spot in the Western Conference standings, but at least the club has plenty of upcoming home games to help make its postseason push.
The St. Louis Blues don't have that luxury.
The Predators go for their first 10-game home point streak in five seasons on Thursday night when they try to win their...
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The Blues put one more point of distance between them and the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena tonight winning in a shootout 3-2. Oshie scored the game-winner on a wicked backhand move to beat Rinne and Andy McDonald would add the insurance on a similar move.
The Predators got one point in the affair but should have held on to...
Nashville, Tenn. (February 22, 2012) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned forward Chris Mueller (KRIHS MEW-luhr) to Milwaukee (AHL).
Mueller, 25 (3/6/86), did not dress for Nashville during its 3-1 victory over Vancouver last night after being recalled earlier in the day.
After kicking off...