BRIAN MCGRATTAN RUMORS

Flames’ McGrattan has put substance abuse issues behind him as he admiration

The opportunity is coming, Brian McGrattan can feel it. One of these games, if the situation arises, Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley is finally going to use the gritty right-winger in his list of shootout candidates. At least, he hopes so. “He always looks at me and says, ‘Bob. When am I going first?’ ” said Hartley, laughing when describing the lighthearted antics...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Brian McGrattan scores from center ice on Eddie Lack

Brian McGrattan isn't exactly an offensive weapon. The enforcer entered Calgary's game against the Vancouver Canucks with just seven goals over the course of 290 games. With that in mind, it was only appropriate that he recorded an extremely unusual goal for the Flames in a losing effort against the Canucks.  Watch as he beats goaltender Eddie Lack from center ice: ...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Flames' tough guy Brian McGrattan tangles with end boards; status uncertain

Getting hit in the face is nothing new to Calgary Flames' enforcer Brian McGrattan, but usually it's when he's squaring off against an opponent on the other team, and they rarely get the best of the heavyweight pugilist......but tangling with the end boards?  That's a different story.McGrattan caught a rut during Flames' practice on Thursday and pulled a...
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Sestito vs Brian McGrattan & A 10-Minute Penalty For Saluting Fans

Did you know it’s a 10-minute penalty in the NHL for an enforcer to salute his fans after brawling? It happened yesterday during Tom Sestito vs Brian McGrattan. Calgary tough guy McGrattan just finished off Sestito and then went into salute mode. Boom, 10-minute penalty. That’s news to us. Someone please explain this one to us. As for the game, Calgary won 4-2.   Filed under: Hockey Fights
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March 04, 2013  |  Discuss

PRESS RELEASE: Brian McGrattan clears waivers, officially assigned to Milwaukee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (February 27, 2013) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that forward Brian McGrattan has cleared waivers and been assigned to Milwaukee (AHL). McGrattan, 31 (9/2/81), went scoreless and posted four penalty minutes during a two-week conditioning stint with Milwaukee from Feb. 15-24. The Hamilton, Ont...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Nashville Place Brian McGrattan on Waivers

The Predators management has put Brian McGrattan on waivers today. He was recently sent to Milwaukee on a conditionning assignment, which meant he got to avoid waivers. However after two week (the maximum length of a conditioning assignment) the Predators are willing to leave him in Milwaukee for the foreseeable future.  This summer the loss of Jordin Tootoo might have given...
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February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Watch out AHL! Brian McGrattan to patrol rinks for two weeks

The Nashville Predators announced on Friday morning that enforcer Brian McGrattan has been assigned to the Milwaukee Admirals for a two week conditioning assignment. He will remain on the Preds' roster but receive an opportunity to play with the Ads and become more game-ready.The 6'4" 235 pound winger from Hamilton, Ontario has only played in two contests in Nashville...
Via PredsOnTheGlass
February 15, 2013  |  Discuss

2012-13 Preview: Brian McGrattan

Our player-by-player previews for the 2012-13 season continue today with Brian McGrattan...
Via Smashville 24/7
January 12, 2013  |  Discuss

McGrattan leaves gloves on for new regimen

One of Brian McGrattan's activities this off-season was stepping inside the boxing ring for the first time...
Via Smashville 24/7
September 27, 2012  |  Discuss

McGrattans excited for first Father’s Trip

The annual Father’s Trip, which is happening for today and tomorrow for the game in Washington, is always a special time for players and their dads. This year’s trip, however, may mean a little bit more for Predators forward Brian McGrattan and his father Tom. This is the first NHL team Brian has been on that has done a Father’s Trip; and considering his ups and downs before...
Via Smashville 24/7
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss
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