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The Nashville Predators have found some adversity to deal with. Within the process of defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-1, Pekka Rinne was injured with a sprained knee. The diagnosis was a 3-5 week recovery time. We will discuss this in point #5 below. So the week that was has a different feel than any other one this season. There was Rinne but then there was the emotion of Barry...
Via The Predatorial
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pekka Rinne is making his return and other daily updates: March 3

The Predators will be getting Pekka Rinne back on Tuesday night, according to their Twitter feed. The Preds made a move by waiving recent acquisition Devan Dubnyk on Monday morning, so Rinne is definitely back. There was an interesting little tidbit from Darren Dreger yesterday about Stephane Robidas. Apparently Robi is still and interesting piece out the on the market....
Via Stars of Big D
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Pekka Rinne expected to miss 3-5 weeks

Pekka Rinne (knee) is expected to be sidelined for three-to-five weeks.That timetable was given after he visited with a doctor on Thursday. Pekka Rinne is slated to be re-evaluated after the All-Star break. Nashville brought up Marek Mazanec on Thursday to replace Rinne on the roster.He suffered a sprained knee in the third period of Nashville's 5-1 win over Vancouver on Tuesday...
Via Hockey Fan Land
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Vezina Favorite Rinne Out 3-5 Weeks, Mazanec Up From Ads

By Greg Moshopoulos@GreekGoalie35 The news could’ve been much worse, but the Nashville Predators revealed that starting goaltender Pekka Rinne suffered a grade II knee sprain and is expected to miss 3-5 weeks. Rinne was injured in the early stages of the 3rd period against Vancouver when he awkwardly collided with teammate Anton Volchenkov and Canucks forward Chris Higgins and did ...
Via Predneck Nation
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Preds G Pekka Rinne injured Vs Canucks

Nashville Predators G Pekka Rinne left the game tonight early in the 3rd period with a lower body injury after a collision into the boards. Canucks F Chris Higgins & Preds D Anton Volchenkov were battling when the momentum carried them into the All Star Goaltender creating awkward contact around the skate area. Rinne made 20 saves on 21 shots ...
Via Predneck Nation
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Save Of The Night: Pekka Rinne

Most NHL fans would considered the top goalie in the league right now to be Pekka Rinne, and last night against the Carolina Hurricanes he proved why. After trying to poke the puck away, Rinne got turned around in front of his net but that did not stop him from making a spectacular save on Hurricanes forward Nathan Gerbe. Check out the Save of the Night! The post Save Of The Night...
Via Beyond The Benches
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators goalie Pekka Rinne makes insane backwards leg save (Video / GIF)

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne made an insane backwards leg save during the first period of Tuesday night's game against Carolina.Rinne lunged for a loose puck near the net but missed, which left him caught out of the net and turned around. However, Rinne still managed to kick his left leg out and make the save with his back turned. The Predators went on to beat the Hurricanes...
Via Holdout Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators’ goalie Pekka Rinne makes glove save with back to shooter (GIF)

Imgur Predators’ goalie Pekka Rinne make a glove save Tuesday night with his back to the shooter.  Read that again – “with his back to the shooter”.  A botched poke check put Rinne in an impossible spot against the Hurricanes offense.  Nathan Gerbe found himself with an (almost) empty net. That is, until Rinne’s “Go-Go-Gadget” trapper to rob Gerbe with the “Save...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Pekka Rinne’s Top 3 Saves

With 21 wins, Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators is the winningest goalie in the NHL so far this season. Additionally, his goals against average of 1.87 and his save percentage of .933 are both good for third best in the league. Largely thanks to his stellar play in net, the Predators have been having a strong season and currently sit just two points out of first in the Central...
Via Beyond The Benches
December 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins-Predators Preview: Pekka Rinne Leads Much-Improved Nashville Squad

The Boston Bruins are hoping their next Western Conference road trip is more successful than the previous one. The B’s went 1-3-0 against the three California teams and the Arizona Coyotes to begin December, and they’ve lost five of six games this month overall. Boston begins a three-game road trip Tuesday night against the Nashville Predators, who have improved in several areas...
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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