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Detroit makes their first trip to the music city tonight to face the Nashville Predators. The puck drops at 8 pm on FSD
The first and only meeting so far this season was back on November 26th, Detroit won by a score of 4-1 with Valtteri Filppula putting up 2 goals and an assist on 3 shots.
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The big news that broke this morning via TWITTER! (#getchrisontwitter) is that the Wings have recalled Tomas Tatar and placed Chris Conner on short term injured reserve with a hand injury. Conner has been really impressive in his few games with the Wings this season and we all wish him a fast recovery.
Tatar was recalled for insurance purposes and is not guaranteed to crack the lineup tonight, a yet to be named player is nursing a minor injury, and could sit out tonight’s game making way for Tatar to make his season debut.
Nashville has been a thorn in our sides since they joined the league back in 1998, whether it was Tomas Vokoun or Pekka Rinne their goal...
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Who needs Dude Perfect when you have Shea Weber? While hockey trick shots aren't the most popular clips on YouTube, the Predators captain may have just opened up a league-wide challenge, as he -- alongside country star Dierks Bentley -- sniped a wrist shot from the upper deck at Bridgestone Arena. The wristshot was fired from the 300 GoalZone section that then trickled "...
Oh, swell. According to MLive’s Ansar Khan, the Red Wings’ most promising performer of late has suffered a broken hand, and he’s not the only banged-up Wing going into tonight’s game against Nashville (8 PM EST, FSD/FST/WXYT):
Detroit Red Wings forward Chris Conner is expected to be out for two weeks with a hand injury, general manager Ken Holland said today. Holland said...
Niklas Kronwall reacts to being stopped on a shoot-out attempt by St. Robert Bellarmine principal Nancy Kuszczak. (Photo by Bill Roose/Detroit Red Wings)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Shea Weber scored two goals late in the third period to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night.
Detroit native David Legwand and Jordin Tootoo also scored for Nashville in its fourth straight victory.
Tomas Holmstrom, Henrik Zetterberg, and Nicklas Lidstrom scored for the Red Wings, who snapped a three-game win...
With last night's 2-1 win over Calgary, the Nashville Predators now have their first three-game winning streak of the season and improved their home record to 6-5-3.The victory also moved them back into the playoff picture in the Western Conference as they now sit in seventh place with a 15-11-4 record and have 34 points.For Predator fans, probably the most surprising aspect...
The Red Wings (19-9-1) play tonight at Nashville (15-11-4) after beating Pittsburgh 4-1 on Tuesday for their third straight victory and 10th in 12 games. DET have allowed two goals or fewer in 20 of their 29 games. Their 2.17 GA/G ranks fifth in the NHL, comparable to the 2007-08 season, when they allowed the fewest goals in the league (2.18). Jimmy F. Howard is playing Vezina...
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The big phenomenon around the NHL these days is the second season of the Emmy Award-winning HBO reality show 24:7 Road to the Winter Classic, featuring the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers. Following last year’s booming success with the Penguins and Capitals featured, the show has become so popular that a lot of players around the league have started to tune in.So, what...
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There are many twitter campaigns floating around the interwebs, so I thought we should focus on a few of the important ones over here at NOHS, as well as shamelessly plug the site and ourselves.
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We have a few initiatives here that we would like all of you out there in Twitter land to help us out with. First is the Vote...
For the second straight winter, Predators broadcaster Terry Crisp will take part in an alumni game preceding a much-anticipated outdoor contest.Last year, as former coach of the Flames, he was in Calgary for the Heritage Classic. This year, as a former Flyer, he will be behind the bench for the Flyers’ Winter Classic alumni team in Philadelphia. Crisp played five seasons with the...
Shea Weber scored two goals late in the third period to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night. Detroit native David Legwand and Jordin Tootoo also scored for Nashville in its fourth straight victory. Tomas Holmstrom, Henrik Zetterberg, and Nicklas Lidstrom scored for the Red Wings, who snapped a three-game win streak.
In a matter of minutes, Predators captain Shea Weber rendered moot as good a road game as the Red Wings have played all season. Two power-play goals, relentless puck possession and a fine night from the top-two lines still left the Wings shortchanged, 4-3, Thursday at Bridgestone Arena after Weber scored twice in the last 5 minutes.
Danny Cleary played the sort of game Tuesday that makes his coach happy: Kill penalties. Shoot the puck. Go to the net. Cleary's reward was his first two-goal game of the season -- both in the third period -- to help the Red Wings beat the Penguins, 4-1, at Consol Energy Center.