Found April 15, 2013 on
I know you’re not supposed to use pronouns in news articles but I’ve just flat out run out of words to describe this Nashville Predators season.
According to the Preds, defenseman Kevin Klein has been sidelined with an injury. The team has recalled blue chip prospect Mattias Ekholm from the Milwaukee Admirals as a result.
Klein wore the alternate captain’s “A” last night after Patric Hornqvist was shelved with an upper-body injury. Hornqvist, as it turns out, was wearing the letter after Mike Fisher was sidelined last week. Throw in Martin Erat getting traded on deadline day and the remaining healthy players may want to respectfully decline wearing the “A” for the rest of the season.
The 2009 fourth round pick of Nashville has had quite the young career. Not only has he won Defenseman of the Year (2012) and Rookie of the Year (2011) in the Swedish Elite League but he won a Elitserien Championship last season. He had a brief cup of coffee (where he did not impress) with the Predators...
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Today, the Preds recalled Mattias Ekholm from Milwaukee under emergency conditions...
Filip Forsberg made his much-anticipated NHL debut for the Nashville Predators against the Detroit Red Wings and got 18:37 seconds worth of ice time with two shots on goal. Detroit(More here)…
Mattias Ekholm was recalled by the Nashville Predators Monday, hours prior to puck drop against the Vancouver Canucks. The Swedish born defenseman was called up under “emergency conditions” as Kevin Klein is added to the injured list.
Klein received the “A” from the coaching staff with Patric Hornqvist suffering from an upper body injury Sunday against Detroit, but it...
Filip Forsberg will make his NHL debut with the Nashville Predators on Sunday night against the Detroit Red Wings. Forsberg will likely be playing on a line with David Legwand(More here)…
Austin Watson, Daniel Bang and Mattias Ekholm have been reassigned to the Milwaukee Admirals Tuesday afternoon in the midst of a race to the American Hockey League playoffs. The Nashville Predators have a long break and will not be playing until Friday, April 12th.
The Admirals are fighting for a playoff spot, but are currently ninth place two behind the Rockford Ice Hogs....
Tempers flared between the Predators and Canucks in Monday nights 5-2 Vancouver win over Nashville. In total, six different Predators spent time in the sin bin. Between the two teams,(More here)…
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Another night, another loss. It seems like a broken record getting replayed night after night for the Nashville Predators, however this game had many more positives than negatives. The Red Wings netted goals in the second and two late in the third to beat the Predators 3-0 in front of another sold out crowd at Bridgestone Arena.
The Nashville Predators haven’t scored the first goal in a game since March 23 against the Columbus Blue Jackets, which means they’ve been playing from behind in 12 consecutive games.(More here)…
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Henrik Zetterberg scored in the second period, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Nashville Predators 3-0 Sunday night for a crucial two points in their chase to extend their streak of playoff berths. The Red Wings got their first win in four games, the last two shootout losses, and moved into sole possession of eighth in the Western Conference two points...
After a season marred with underperforming offense, a franchise record losing streak and 8 shutouts and counting, it is clear that the Predators are struggling upfront. The organization would have to be banana’s to not draft some offense with their first round pick, especially after looking at the overly talented crop of players this year. Drouin, Mackinnon, and Nichushkin could...
Sunday night was as much about the future for the Nashville Predators as it was about trying to play spoiler against the Red Wings. Fighting for their playoff lives, Detroit(More here)…
By: Miranda Martin It has been six years since the name of Forsberg has graced the back of a Nashville Predators jersey, and while most has stayed the same, a lot has changed. Peter Forsberg, who joined the Nashville Predators at the trade deadline in 2007, is certainly a hall of fame inductee in the near future. Forsberg, who was ...
5 things, 3 stars and highlights from the Predators' 3-0 loss to Detroit...