The NHL can scratch another upcoming arbitration hearing off their list.
The Boston Bruins and restricted free agent defenceman Matt Bartkowski agreed to a one-year, $1.25 million deal Monday, making him the second RFA to sign before his arbitration hearing. Nashville Predators defenceman Mattias Ekholm was the first.
Bartkowski, 26, recorded 18 assists in...
The Predators and defenseman Mattias Ekholm have come to terms on a two-year, $2.075 million, one-way contract.
Last season as a rookie, Ekholm had one goal and eight assists for nine points. He was a minus-8 and averaged 16:09 of ice time.
The Nashville Predators defeated the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Tuesday night at Bridgestone Arena in a game that saw defenseman Mattias Ekholm score his first career NHL goal.
With Nashville leading 1-0 in the second period, Ekholm directed the puck over the glass from Nashville’s defensive zone, resulting in a delay of game penalty and a San Jose power play.
At 6:49, San Jose’s...
Mattias Ekholm's first NHL goal proved to be the game winner as the Nashville Predators beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Tuesday night for their first victory in four games.
David Legwand also had a goal and an assist, and Shea Weber added two assists for the Predators, who have earned points in five of six games.
Joe Pavelski and Patrick Marleau scored for San Jose, which has...
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January 07, 2014
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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...
Today, the Preds recalled Mattias Ekholm from Milwaukee under emergency conditions...
From the Nashville Predators PR department:
“Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled defenseman Mattias Ekholm (mat-TEE-uhs EHK-hohlm) from Milwaukee (AHL) under emergency conditions.
Ekholm, 22 (5/24/90), has 27 points (9g-18a) in 55 games for the Admirals in 2012-13, his first full North American...
Mattias Ekholm drew rave reviews during last fall’s training camp, but saw limited time in two regular season games. Today, he repeatedly stated that he plans on playing in North America this upcoming season.