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The Nashville Predators have had all kinds of problems finding the back of the net this season. In an effort to find some scoring without making drastic changes to the NHL roster, General Manager David Poile spent most of this past week making some moves. On Monday, he claimed Bobby Butler off waivers from the New Jersey Devils. On Tuesday, he went back to the waiver wire and plucked former first round pick Zach Boychuk from the Pittsburgh Penguins. Then, less than 24 hours later, he recalled defenseman Victor Bartley from the Milwaukee Admirals. And if that wasn’t enough, on Thursday, he sent Matt Halischuk — a 15-goal scorer a year ago — to Milwaukee on a conditioning assignment.
His team promptly responded with a 6-0 drubbing of the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night. As a result, the big question became “is this really the new Predators or is this just a one-game anomaly?”
Saturday night suggested that, unfortunately, it was just an anomaly.
The Predators welcomed in their old frie...
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With the injuries to last season’s leading goal scorer, Patric Hornqvist, and this season’s leading goal scorer, Colin Wilson, the Nashville Predators will be looking to their AHL affiliate, the Milwaukee Admirals, to fill some holes.
“I think there’s a number of guys,” Head Coach Barry Trotz said of the possible candidates for a recall. “There’s obviously (Chris...
The worst scoring offense in the National Hockey League will be without two of it’s best offensive threats for some of the upcoming road trip.
The Nashville Predators have placed Colin Wilson and Patric Hornqvist on IR and, according to 102.5 The Game’s Willy Daunic, both will be out at least the next two games.
Wilson is the team’s current leader in goals with seven and Hornqvist...
From the Nashville Predators PR Department:
“NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 11, 2013) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Matt Halischuk from his AHL conditioning assignment with the Milwaukee Admirals. Additionally, Brandon Yip was activated from Injured Reserve and forwards Patric Hornqvist...
Colin Wilson had a career-high two goals and two assists, and the Nashville Predators beat the Edmonton Oilers, 6-0, Friday night to snap a three-game skid.
Patric Hornqvist, David Legwand, Rich Clune and Zach Boychuk also had a goal apiece as the well-rested Predators won for the first time since Feb. 25, when they beat Dallas in overtime, by matching their season-high with six...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Colin Wilson had a career-high two goals and two assists, and the Nashville Predators beat the Edmonton Oilers 6-0 Friday night to snap a three-game skid.
Patric Hornqvist, David Legwand, Rich Clune and Zach Boychuk also had a goal apiece as the well-rested Predators won for the first time since Feb. 25, when they beat Dallas in overtime, by matching their...
By: Miranda Martin Miranda@PredneckNation.com Blue collar looks good on the Nashville Predators. It’s only appropriate in a region that epitomizes hard work ethic and giving everything you’ve got that their hockey team reflects the same mentality. And, finally, the Predators started to embody that aggressive, outworking team again Friday night, resulting in the team’s first...
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After being sent down to the Milwaukee Admirals for a conditioning assignment Thursday, Matt Halischuk will return to the Nashville Predators' lineup just in time to play the Dallas Stars on the road.
Halischuk was on the Predators' roster throughout the conditioning assignment, which doesn't make it "recall". In...
I feel like just reposting the blog I wrote yesterday. What an embarrassing game against the Nashville Predators. I am completely lost for words.
My wife says to me on the drive home tonight, "why are the Oilers so terrible?" Fair question; she's not a hockey fan. She wants to know why I keep pulling handfuls of hair out of my head game-after-game. It took me a...
The struggling Nashville Predators were having enough trouble finding the back of the net before hearing their leading scorer is slated to miss some time.
Colin Wilson begins a stint on injured reserve as Nashville kicks off a five-game road trip Tuesday night while seeking a fourth straight win over the Dallas Stars, who might be without forward Jamie Benn.
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Following up a 6-0 win over the Edmonton Oilers, Nashville was hoping to match the intensity level using the momentum they had gained to take them into their final road trip of the season. However, it didn’t seem to be in the cards for tonight. The Predators would tie the game at 1 in the third period, but ultimately lost in the shootout...
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Rich Clune, picked up on waivers prior to the start of the season on January 15th, has slowly become one of Nashville’s more finely tuned spark-plugs as the Predators reach the midway point of the season. On a night where the Oilers would come in and leave with a 6-0 loss, Clune would find himself in the middle of all of the action....
The Nashville Predators suffered a 2-1 shootout loss on Saturday night against the Minnesota Wild in what was one of the most anticipated regular season games in franchise history. Former(More here)…