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The Last Angry Fan:
Shouldn’t “One Goal” be two words instead of one?
So yeah, this was hanging somewhere in the confines of Bridgestone Arena, and I don’t know about you, but I don’t remember the Predators winning the Stanley Cup in their relatively short history. But if they did, without anybody in the world and/or the NHL knowing about, that really is impressive. Talk about flying under the radar.
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Although he did not make the score sheet, Predators' rookie, Craig Smith's aggressive play with the puck in the offensive zone was a key to the Preds' 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night at the Bridgestone Arena.Ryan Suter, Nick Spaling, and Ryan Ellis were the goal-scoring heroes in the Predators victory against the Hawks but Craig Smith was the...
The Nashville Predators did what they had to do last night in a match between two Central Division rivals that were on losing streaks. The Predators proved that their streak may just have been a bump in the road while the Blackhawks showed evidence of bigger problems to deal with as they fell seven points behind the Preds and are now only three points from being out of the playoffs...
Just one game after being a healthy scratch, Predators rookie defenseman Ryan Ellis picked up a goal and an assist in Nashville’s 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena.
Rookie Ryan Ellis picked up a goal and an assist Tuesday at Bridgestone Arena
In 20 games, Ellis has 3 goals and 5 assists for 8 points. Tuesday night’s goal came with only...
The message was simple. If the Nashville Predators won tonight, they would have a seven point lead on the Chicago Blackhawks in the Western Conference standings. If they lost, Chicago would be within three.
In short, Nashville needed a win.
In front of 16,592 at Bridgestone Arena, the Preds did just that. With a 3-2 win, they dealt the Blackhawks their ninth loss in a row on Tuesday...
Chicago Blackhawks 29-20-7
Nashville Predators 32-18-6
David Legwand, pictured here taking a faceoff against Jeff Halpern of the Washington Capitals, has 51 points against the Chicago Blackhawks
The Chicago Blackhawks have lost their last 8 games, dating back to the back-to-back contests they lost against the Nashville Predators January 21st and 24th. In fact, the...
7:00 PM CT – Blackhawks (29-20-7) @ Predators (32-18-6)Players to watch:CHI- Marian HossaHossa had a big effort the last time the ‘Hawks were in Nashville, but has gone pointless in six games since the break.NSH- Patric HornqvistHornqvist has been consistent since the middle of last month, picking up at least a point in eight of his last nine games.Starting goaltenders:CHI- Ray...
Coming into Tuesday night's game against the Blackhawks, one thing was clear: something had to give. With the Predators suffereing a three-game losing streak and the Blackhawks carrying an eight-game losing streak of their own, both teams couldn't lose.
Fortunately for Nashville fans, the Predators were the team to snap the losing streak, and in the process overcame a...
Ryan Ellis scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and added an assist and the Predators beat the Blackhawks 3-2 on Tuesday night.
The Nashville Predators earned a pair of wins over the Chicago Blackhawks just before the All-Star break, but they haven't been pleased with their play since then. The Predators' three-game skid, however, pales in comparison with the Blackhawks' recent struggles.
They'll seek to avoid matching their longest losing streak of the season Tuesday night when they host...
An interesting hockey game last night as the Nashville Predators won a 3-2 decision over the Chicago Blackhawks. I would compare the game to a Rocky movie fightâ¦ pick one, it doesnât matter which. Both combatants started off by feeling each other out, circling slowly, testing, probing until the first real punch connects. Then things pick up, a couple of solid blows are...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Ryan Ellis scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and added an assist and the Nashville Predators
handed Chicago Blackhawks their ninth straight loss, 3-2 on Tuesday.
Ryan Ellis scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and added an assist and the Nashville Predators handed Chicago Blackhawks their ninth straight loss, 3-2 on Tuesday.
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Right now, the Chicago Blackhawks are on an epic slide going 0-7-1 in their last eight games. This stumble began with a back-to-back matchup against the Predators where Nashville won both games and has loomed large over the Blackhawks going into tonight.
Nashville has been mediocre since the All-Star break with a 2-2-2 record. Rinne has...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Chicago Blackhawks are taking another shot at ending their losing streak as they face off against the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena.