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Top 5 Central Division Prospects

Finding young talent at a cheap price is such an important asset in the NHL. Every team has their stars who make the big bucks and to offset that, but teams must be able to find young cheap talent to make a competitive rosters. That is why drafting is such an important process of the team building process. Having that young talent at an affordable price is an interracial part of...
Via Beyond The Benches
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Fizzling Into the Playoffs

The Nashville Predators are hoping that their next few weeks will erase most of the memory of these past two. They have not played well heading into the NHL post-season and in fact have lost 6 in a row. The good news is that the regular season is really about qualifying for the post one. Am I right Los Angeles Kings? So we will move briskly through this past week for the Preds as...
Via The Predatorial
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators-Stars Preview

The Nashville Predators' extended losing streak has cost them playoff seeding, though they'll still enjoy home-ice advantage in the first round. They'll try to head into the postseason on a positive note and avenge last weekend's loss to the Stars on Saturday night in Dallas. Nashville (47-24-10) limps into its finale with five straight losses, allowing 20 goals in that span to fall...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild Defenseman Marco Scandella Pulls Sick Spin Move, Scores Top Corner

Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella reached deep into his bag of tricks on this beauty of a goal on Thursday. Scandella took the pass entering the offensive zone, but it was behind him. All in one motion, he pulled off a spin move around Filip Forsberg and broke in and then went high blocker. The […] The post Wild Defenseman Marco Scandella Pulls Sick Spin Move, Scores Top...
Via Diehardsport
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators fall to Stars on overtime penalty shot

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Cody Eakin scored on his first career penalty shot in overtime, and the Dallas Stars kept their faint playoff hopes alive Saturday by beating the Nashville Predators 4-3. Colton Sceviour and Travis Moen each had a goal and an assist, and Tyler Seguin had a goal. Jhonas Enroth made 33 saves as the Stars snapped a two-game skid. They came in six points out of the...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

The Ten Most Irreplacable Predators

As we head towards the postseason, we all hope for an injury free and successful playoff campaign. But this hockey, injuries happen. The last two weeks have seen quite a few Predators head to the sideline due to injury. That brings up an interesting topic of discussion. Who would Nashville miss the most if they were to miss time?   This isn’t technically a ranking of the best...
Via The Predatorial
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Hello Playoffs Our Old Friend

The Nashville Predators have only 5 regular season games remaining. They are in the hunt still for the Central Division crown. Their play this week has proven they aren’t going anywhere. The slump is over and this team has returned to the ways that had them winning so much earlier this year. 4 games this past week including the last back-to-back of the season and last Eastern Conference...
Via The Predatorial
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoffs clinched, Predators target more with 5 games left

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators have taken care of their first goal and are back in the playoffs for the first time in three years. With five games left, they have their sights set on much more. ''Certainly it was a goal to get back in the playoffs,'' Nashville coach Peter Laviolette said after a 5-2 loss to Calgary on Sunday. ''It's a goal for us to continue to finish...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Puck Dumps 3/29/15

What everyone is talking aboutThe Central Division is going completely bananas. Everyone is competitive and it’s going down to the wire. We’re in for a doozy of a finish to the season, and probably even better series when we get to the playoffs. NBC, Yahoo, Sports Illustrated ScoreboardNashville 4, Washington 3 – Filip Forsberg is really good. Yo would know that if he wasn’t...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators start hot, hold off Capitals to clinch playoff spot

WASHINGTON -- Filip Forsberg scored during a three-goal first period and had two assists as the Nashville Predators became the first Western Conference team to clinch a playoff berth with a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday. Mattias Ekholm, Mike Fisher and Forsberg, a first-round pick by Washington in 2012, scored during a 5-minute span midway through the first period...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators down Caps, clinch playoff berth

WASHINGTON (AP) Filip Forsberg scored during a three-goal first period and had two assists as the Nashville Predators became the first Western Conference team to clinch a playoff berth with a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday. Mattias Ekholm, Mike Fisher and Forsberg, a first-round pick by Washington in 2012, scored during a 5-minute span midway through the first...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Stone Merits Calder Consideration

Lost in this city’s focus on Senators chasing down the Boston Bruins for the Eastern Conference’s remaining wild card seed is that a Senators rookie embarking on a chase of his own. Like the Ottawa Senators, Mark Stone looked down and out in his chase of the rookie scoring crown back on January 1st. Stone’s Senators were six points ahead of the lowly Buffalo Sabres and trailed...
Via The 6th Sens
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Nashville Predators at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS TIME: COVERAGE BEGINS AT 7:00 P.M. Inconsistent play over the last six weeks dropped the Nashville Predators from their perch atop the NHL, but a hard-fought win against the league's most dominant goaltender has them again rising in the standings. Another quality win Thursday night would only boost that momentum, although it won't come easy against a Tampa Bay Lightning...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators top Canadiens in OT on Forsberg goal; Habs hit 100 points

  Filip Forsberg scored a power-play goal at 1:54 of overtime, and the Nashville Predators rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 Tuesday night in a game between two of the NHL's top teams. Despite the loss, the Canadiens became the first team to reach 100 points this season. Pekka Rinne made 27 saves in his 39th win. He pulled within a victory of Montreal goalie Carey Price...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Forsberg's goal lifts Predators past Canadiens 3-2 in OT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Filip Forsberg scored a power-play goal at 1:54 of overtime, and the Nashville Predators rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 Tuesday night in a game between two of the NHL's top teams. Pekka Rinne made 27 saves in his 39th win. He pulled within a victory of Montreal goalie Carey Price in this showdown between the league's winningest goalies this season...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Johnny Gaudreau now Calder Trophy frontrunner? (Puck Daddy)

Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames did last night as Johnny Gaudreau has done recently: He put up a multi-point game, with a goal and two assists in a win over the Philadelphia Flyers.  That’s his third multi-point game in his last five games, having put up a goal and two helpers against the Toronto Maple Leafs and two goals in that wild comeback win over the Anaheim Ducks...
Via Philly Sports Live
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Dumba’s blast lifts Wild to 3-2 overtime road victory over Nashville

NASHVILLE, TN – OCTOBER 08: Filip Forsberg #9 of the Nashville Predators hip checks Jonas Brodin #25 of the Minnesota Wild at Bridgestone Arena on October 8, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images) It was a nice answer by the Minnesota Wild after their loss to Anaheim the night before as they rallied in the 3rd period to earn their first win in...
Via State of Hockey News
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Mixed Results Out West

These days are tough on fans of the Nashville Predators. Some days it appears to be back to the team they know and love. Then you have 3rd period implosions like the one Sunday vs Anaheim. That causes heartburn and headaches. The question now is just what will this team be come playoffs? Let’s look back at the week that was first. Monday the West Coast roadie started vs the Arizona...
Via The Predatorial
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Misery Loves Company, But Don’t Panic… Yet.

The Nashville Predators have experienced a first this season. An entire week with no points added. It’s the worst week of the season and many are glad it is over. Home games did not cure them. Better goaltending on Saturday did not cure them. At this point we are all searching to know what if anything can cure this team.   4 games last week. 4 losses of different varieties. 4...
Via The Predatorial
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Johnny Gaudreau Playing Key Role For Calgary Flames In Rookie Season

BOSTON — Johnny Gaudreau skated at TD Garden on Thursday morning for the first time as an NHL player. The former Boston College Eagles forward is in his rookie season for the Calgary Flames, who will take on the Boston Bruins on Thursday night. The Flames were predicted by many experts and fans to finish near the bottom of the standings and be in the mix to select top prospects...
Via NESN.com
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Nashville Predators’ Balanced Game Will Take Them Deep Into Playoffs

Mike Fisher #12 of the Nashville Predators scores against Jonas Gustavsson #50 of the Detroit Red Wings during an NHL game at Bridgestone Arena on February 28, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Mandatory Credit: John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images) Think about where the Nashville Predators were at the end of last year. Tenth place, beaten down and out of the playoff hunt. Their top...
Via The Sports Journal
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

The Nashville Predators Stole Filip Forsberg from Washington

Filip Forsberg #9 of the Nashville Predators celebrates his goal with the bench against the Colorado Avalanche during an NHL game at Bridgestone Arena on February 24, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Mandatory Credit: John Russell/Via Getty Images) The Nashville Predators couldn’t be happier with the Washington Capitals than they are right now. Drafted in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft...
Via The Sports Journal
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Predators down Avs to win NHL-best 35th game

NASHVILLE, Tenn.  -- Calle Jarnkrok, Craig Smith, Roman Josi and Filip Forsberg scored to help the Nashville Predators beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 Tuesday night in the opener of a three-game homestand. Pekka Rinne made 18 saves in his NHL-best 35th win, and the Predators padded their lead atop the NHL standings with 89 points. Nashville also clinched the season series with its...
Via AP on Fox
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Predators beat Avalanche 5-2, pad NHL's best home record

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Calle Jarnkrok, Craig Smith, Roman Josi and Filip Forsberg scored to help the Nashville Predators beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-2 Tuesday night in the opener of a three-game homestand. Pekka Rinne made 18 saves in his NHL-best 35th win, and the Predators padded their lead atop the NHL standings with 89 points. Nashville also clinched the season series with...
Via AP on Fox
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Mixed Results and Feelings

A week that started with so much promise only took a few periods of poor hockey to turn into one of the worst weeks of the season. Now when you are talking about still garnering 5 of 8 points that clearly shows how far the Nashville Predators have come. Truthfully it was more about the type of play in those two losses. Like I said though the week started so well. The San Jose Sharks...
Via The Predatorial
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss
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