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The Canucks can safely assume that points are going to come from the Sedin twins, but balanced scoring is what will make them a Stanley Cup contender.
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Predators head coach Barry Trotz has been critical of Colin Wilson’s performance of late. Going into last night’s tilt against the Canucks, Wilson had just two points in nine February games and saw his ice-time fluctuate in the process.On Tuesday morning, Trotz said of Wilson: “You don’t want to take out the creativity out of a player that has creativity. When you have...
Hopefully, Chris Mueller has a good plan for freebies with the airlines based on miles traveled as he is headed back to Milwaukee the day after he came to Nashville to sit out last night's game with Vancouver as a healthy scratch. This is his third trip up and down to the AHL this season.It appears to be a good sign that Patric Hornqvist may be nearing a return and that Mike...
On Tuesday night, the Nashville Predator's 3-1 win against the Vancouver Canucks looked like a playoff game. It was about this time last year that the Predators unofficially declared that the playoffs had begun for the team.The best symbol of the early playoff season in 2011 was Shea Weber's beard which took on a life of its own in the hockey world.After last night'...
Coaches will often tell you that special teams can win and lose games. That was exactly the case tonight for the Nashville Predators, in a positive way, in their 3-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.“The special teams won us the game,” head coach Barry Trotz said. “A power play goal for us and a shorthanded goal – to me, that was the game in a lot of ways.”Vancouver came...
The following is a press release from the Predators...Nashville, Tenn. (February 22, 2012) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned forward Chris Mueller (KRIHS MEW-luhr) to Milwaukee (AHL).Mueller, 25 (3/6/86), did not dress for Nashville during its 3-1 victory over Vancouver last night after...
Vancouver Canucks 38-15-6
Nashville Predators 34-19-6
The Vancouver Canucks are on a four-game winning streak, but have accumulated points in their last 13 straight contests, as well as points in 18 of their last 20 games. It will be up to the Nashville Predators to try to stop that.
“We know how scary the Sedins are and Kesler is. We just need to play hard...
Sure the Nashville Predators wanted a win against the Vancouver Canucks tonight but what’s the other thing they wanted? To avoid injury.
On a day where every Central Division team (sans one) announced an injury to a major player, the Preds were able to escape the game in one piece.
And with two points.
In front of 16,769 at Bridgestone Arena, the Predators served Vancouver their...
The Nashville Predators just announced that GM David Poile was given a contract extension through the 2014-2015 season, Poile also delivered an extension to Assistant GM Paul Fenton as well.
The Press Release after the bump:
“NASHVILLE PREDATORS GENERAL MANAGER DAVID POILE AWARDED CONTRACT EXTENSION
-Poile also announces an extension for Assistant GM Paul Fenton-
The Vancouver Canucks come to Smashville to take on the Nashville Predators in the final meeting of the Regular Season. The Nashville Predators’ record this season is 34-19-6 and ranked 5th in the Western Conference. The Vancouver Canucks’ record this season is 38-15-6 and ranked 2nd in the Western Conference. Puck drops at 7:08 PM CT.
Hash tags for tonight’s game is #Preds...
Motor City Revved Up
Good afternoon, my name is Josh and I will be your tour guide through Detroit and surrounding areas. There may be a day-trip or two involved and you just might learn something.
The Bus leaves at 8am SHARP!
Oh the sites we will see today.
Here’s a little bit of a background on your game Thursday.
You guys (Canucks) will be playing at the Joe Louis Arena Thursday...
Daniel and Henrik Sedin each had a goal and an assist and the Vancouver Canucks beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Sunday to run their winning streak to four and points string to 13. Sami Salo, Kevin Bieksa and Chris Higgins also scored for Vancouver. The Canucks are 10-0-3 during their points streak to improve to 38-15-6.
The Nashville Predators inked both general manager David Poile and assistant general manager Paul Fenton to contract extensions on Monday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Mike Fisher scored a power-play goal and added two assists as the Nashville Predators beat the Vancouver
Canucks 3-1 on Tuesday night.