Found June 20, 2013 on Smashville 24/7:
Are Sergei Kostitsyn’s days as a Nashville Predator numbered?

REPORT: Poile would have “no objections” if Kostitsyn accepts KHL offer

Prev1 of 1Next A Nashville Predators forward is being courted by the KHL again. Difference being, this time, it seems they’re cool with it. Per R-Sports (a Russian sports website), Predators winger Sergei Kostitsyn has been offered a contract by Avangard Omsk. According to Igor Eronko, Avangard’s general manager told another Russian newspaper that there would be “no objections”...

Losing Kostitsyn would be an addition by subtraction reported Thursday that General Manager of Avangard Omsk in the KHL is in negotiations with Sergei Kostitsyn regarding a new contract. The even more surprising news came when the GM said David Poile had no objections to SK signing with Avangard. It is now clear that Poile and the Nashville Predators have no plans in moving forward with Kostitsyn on the roster, whether...

Poile "doesn't object" to Kostitsyn signing in KHL

A week after rumors sprouted regarding Sergei Kostitsyn's return to Avangard Omsk in the KHL, a report from confirmed it.  Here is what General Manager of Avangard Yuri Pockets told the Russian news site, translated and edited. "We offered Sergei a contract, he is now [in discussions]. Every day I contact with his agent. I also contact the general...

Predators sign Bartley to 3-year, $2 million deal

The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Victor Bartley to a three-year, $2 million contract. General manager David Poile announced the deal Wednesday. The 25-year-old Bartley made his NHL debut this season and played in 24 games for the Predators. He ranked fourth in average ice time with 19 minutes, 32 seconds. The 6-foot, 212-pound native of British Columbia in Canada...

Predators sign Victor Bartley to Three-Year Contract

News this morning from the team is that defenseman Victor Bartley has been re-signed to a three year deal. Called up midway through the season last year, Bartley was durable and played rather well for a banged up Nashville team down the stretch. Bartley’s route has taken him to the WHL, the AHL, the ECHL, back to the AHL, to Sweden, again to the AHL, and now a one-way deal in...

REPORT: Poile to be named Team USA's GM in Sochi

TSN's Bob McKenzie reported earlier Friday that Nashville Predators' General Manager David Poile was to be named GM of Team USA for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games held in Sochi, Russia. USA Hockey will make the announcement Saturday in New York City, although Dan Rosen of reports it will be made Saturday, June 29. Along with the announcement forthcoming about Poile...

Bartley re-signs a two-year deal

The Nashville Predators made the announcement Wednesday that they have signed defenseman Victor Bartley to a 3-year, $2 million contract, no longer making him a restricted free agent. Bartley will make $600,000 next season and in 2014-15 and $800,000 in 2015-16. There was no mention of AHL salary in the press release, which means Bartley is locked into a one-way deal, giving him...

Predators re-sign up-and-comer Bartley

From the Tennessean's Josh Cooper: The Predators have re-signed defenseman Victor Bartley to a three-year, $2 million contract. It is a one-way deal. He will be paid $600,000 in both 2013-14 and 2014-15, and $800,000 in 2015-16 according to the team. Last season, Bartley played 24 games for Nashville and notched seven assists. He was a plus-2 and averaged 19:33 of ice...

Press Release: Preds re-sign Bartley

The Predators have re-signed Victor Bartley to a three-year, one-way contract...
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