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MATTIAS EKHOLM RUMORS

Mattias Ekholm, Predators not going to arbitration

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.
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Ekholm nets first career NHL goal in Predators win

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...
Via The Predatorial
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Ekholm's first career goal help Preds snap skid, beat Sharks

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...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ekholm coping with ‘special situation’ with Preds

Mattias Ekholm has been a healthy scratch for the Predators on a regular basis this season. How's he handling that situation? Here's our story...
Via Smashville 24/7
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

2013-14 Preview: Mattias Ekholm

Mattias Ekholm is expected to be in Nashville for most of the season. But how often will he be able to crack the Predators' lineup?
Via Smashville 24/7
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Remember me, Trotz? I'm back for a second chance

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...
Via Fang Faction
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

The injury parade continues; Klein out, Ekholm in…

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...
Via Section 303
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Press Release: Ekholm recalled

Today, the Preds recalled Mattias Ekholm from Milwaukee under emergency conditions...
Via Smashville 24/7
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Nashville Predators recall Mattias Ekholm due to Klein injury

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...
Via The Predatorial
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Ekholm plans to play in North America going forward

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.
Via Smashville 24/7
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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