Found June 10, 2013 on
Episode 10 of The Predcast!
Join your hosts Kristopher Martel, Dan Bradley, and Chris Link as they discuss what the Predators could do with the number four pick, the possibilities of picking up Mark Streit, injuries and the playoff mentality, and 5 Tough Questions.
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The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired Mark Streit from the New York Islanders in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. The Flyers now own the rights of the defenseman and will have the opportunity to sign him prior to July 5th when he'll be an unrestricted free agent.
We knew Streit wasn't going to be an Islander in 2013-14 after he turned down the...
from Anthony SanFilippo at the Flyers website,
The Flyers began their offseason re-modeling of the roster by trading for a veteran defenseman Wednesday.
The Flyers shipped a fourth round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft to the New York Islanders for Mark Streit.
Streit, 35, is a pending unrestricted free agent, but the Flyers now own his rights and will have an opportunity...
Last week, the CBC's Hotstove Tonight crew suggested that former Boston Bruins goaltender Tim Thomas was considering making an NHL or European comeback, but the Boston Globe's Kevin Dupont spoke to Thomas' agent about the situation, and it sounds like the plucky goaltender will remain in his bunker in Colorado, counting his gold doubloons (kidding, sort of):
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The news throughout all Nashville sports media in the last off-season was the unfortunate departure of Ryan Suter. The Predators looked to Roman Josi to step into the sizable hole left by Suter and he did a fantastic job. The main issue wasn’t the stop-gap of losing one half of the dynamic duo, it was the trickle-down effect on the other two...
Larry Brooks at the New York Post reports that the Rangers are expected to investigate Devils free agent defenseman Marek Zidlicky this summer.
The 36-year old Zidlicky, who just completed a three-year deal that paid him $4 million per, had 4g, 15a and was a -12 last season. He has 176 (45g, 131a) power play points during his career.
...earlier in his career Zidlicky was...