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Predators-Panthers Preview

Robert Luongo and Al Montoya have helped the Florida Panthers reach the top of the Atlantic Division with stingy goaltending, but pucks are slipping past them at an alarming rate lately. The Nashville Predators are having that problem, too, and the scoreboard operator could be busy Saturday night when the slumping clubs meet in Sunrise. Florida (32-17-6) ranks near the top of...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Johnson scores OT goal, Lightning beat Predators 4-3

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Steven Stamkos scored the tying goal late in the third period, Tyler Johnson won it 1:04 into overtime and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Friday night for their ninth straight home win. J.T. Brown and Nikita Kucherov also scored for the Lightning. Ben Bishop made 27 saves to give him a victory over all 30 NHL teams. Nashville got goals...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nashville Predators at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: FOX Sports Sun TIME: Coverage begins at 7 p.m. Consecutive road losses by a total of six goals might have humbled Tampa Bay, but that seems easily correctable with it returning to a home winning streak that's nearing the level of its franchise record from last season.The Lightning begin a four-game homestand Friday night against the Nashville Predators, who conversely should...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators-Lightning Preview

Consecutive road losses by a total of six goals might have humbled Tampa Bay, but that seems easily correctable with it returning to a home winning streak that's nearing the level of its franchise record from last season. The Lightning begin a four-game homestand Friday night against the Nashville Predators, who conversely should be eager to try to continue an impressive road winning...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AAA Keys to the Game: Capitals vs. Predators

Braden Holtby and Pekka Rinne have been heavily influenced by goaltending guru Mitch Korn. Tonight they'll go head-to-head on CSN.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Arvidsson scores twice and Predators beat Sharks 6-2

NASVHILLE, Tenn. (AP) Recent call-up Viktor Arvidsson scored twice, Filip Forsberg had a goal and two assists and the Nashville Predators beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Saturday night. Pekka Rinne made 28 saves and James Neal, Calle Jarnkrok and Shea Weber also scored to help Nashville end a three-game home losing streak. Joe Thornton and Logan Couture scored for the Sharks...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers-Predators Preview

The Philadelphia Flyers have gotten back to winning behind some balanced scoring, but continuing that production won't be easy against the Nashville Predators. The Flyers would love to score at least four goals en route to a third straight win Thursday night when the Predators look to extend a historic defensive stretch and avoid a third consecutive home loss. After putting up...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Elliott earns first shutout of season, Blues beat Predators 1-0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Troy Brouwer scored with 1:05 remaining in the third period and Brian Elliott made 16 saves to give the St. Louis Blues a 1-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night.St. Louis has won all four matchups between the teams this season.Coming off his first All-Star Game appearance, Pekka Rinne made 22 saves in defeat. The Predators had won a season-best...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brouwer scores with 1:05 left, Blues beat Predators 1-0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Troy Brouwer scored with 1:05 remaining in the third period and Brian Elliott made 16 saves to give the St. Louis Blues a 1-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night. St. Louis has won all four matchups between the teams this season. Coming off his first All-Star Game appearance, Pekka Rinne made 22 saves in defeat. The Predators had won a season...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nashville puts on good show for NHL All-Star weekend

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Music City waited 18 years to host the NHL All-Star game. Nashville smothered the league's showcase event with Southern hospitality. Living up to its moniker, Nashville filled the weekend with music from start to finish. At Sunday's All-Star Game, country singer Vince Gill sang the national anthem along with his daughter before the puck dropped, and country...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Kings to host 2017 All-Star Game

While the NHL’s biggest stars are currently in Nashville competing in the All-Star weekend, it was announced that next year the event would move to another big stage. The Los Angeles Kings and the Staples Center will host the 2017 NHL All-Star weekend. It will have the Skills Competition on Jan. 28, 2017 and the game will be played on Jan. 29, 2017. According to an article on...
Via isportsweb.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

The All-Star Skills Competition was actually pretty cool

We don’t know about you, but growing up NHL fans, watching the All-Star Skills Competition was always a major highlight. Because of technology now, we get to see players every night that 20 years ago we’d only get to see during the playoffs. Over the years it has lost it’s luster. But for some reason on Saturday night it was fun. ( Minus the shitty breakaway cam) Here are some...
Via The Pensblog
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NHL All-Stars to receive personalized Gibson guitars

According to a tweet from Adam Vingan, a Nashville Predators beat reporter for The Tennessean, every NHL All-Star will receive a personalized Gibson guitar. The pictured guitar above is for the Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne. And if the guitar was not enough, you can see there are a number of other “goodies” in the image as well that is rumored to be a part of the players’...
Via Rumors and Rants
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators-Flames Preview

While the Calgary Flames can boast some very impressive accomplishments this season, they would surely exchange those for being in better position at the All-Star break. Calgary heads into its final game before the layoff Wednesday night looking to rebound from a disappointing road trip in a matchup with the Nashville Predators. The Flames ended a five-year playoff drought last...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Neal scores late winner to lift Predators over Canucks 2-1

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) James Neal scored late in the third period to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night. Pekka Rinne stopped 28 shots and Craig Smith had the other goal for Nashville, which improved to 3-0 on a four-game Western Conference road swing. The trip has included 4-1 wins at both Winnipeg and Edmonton, and...
Via AP on Fox
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators-Canucks Preview

A trip north of the border has helped solve the Nashville Predators' woes away from home and gotten them out of their funk during a road-heavy stretch. The Vancouver Canucks are more than happy to be back home after traveling for the last week and a half. Nashville looks to take the first three of a four-game swing through Canada on Tuesday night when it faces a Canucks team that...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Ekholm scores twice to help Predators beat Oilers 4-1

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Mattias Ekholm scored twice and the Nashville Predators defeated the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Saturday night. Mike Fisher also scored and Filip Forsberg had an empty-net goal and an assist for the Predators, who had lost six of seven before winning their past two games. Pekka Rinne made 23 saves. Leon Draisaitl scored for the Oilers, who have lost three in...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators-Oilers Preview

A strong showing to open a four-game trip through Canada might be exactly what the Nashville Predators needed to turn things around on the road. Armed with a sense of urgency, the Predators can build on that key win with a fifth straight victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night. Ryan Johansen and James Neal each had a goal with an assist as Nashville (21-18-8) snapped...
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

'Hawks tune up for Finals rematch with team-record 12th straight win

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Chicago Blackhawks are ready for their next game, with very little time spent celebrating a franchise-record 12th straight win.Patrick Kane had a goal and an assist and the Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 4-1 Tuesday night, setting a new mark for a team with three Stanley Cup championships over the past six seasons."It's one by one," goalie Corey...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild lose fourth straight despite outshooting Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Backup Carter Hutton made 29 saves for his third career shutout and the Nashville Predators beat the Minnesota Wild 3-0 on Saturday night to end a five-game losing streak.Hutton made his first home start of the season and stopped 25 shots over the first two periods before Nashville's defense locked down Minnesota in the third. He was filling in for Pekka Rinne...
Via AP on Fox
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Preview: Wild at Predators

It was at this stage of last season when the Minnesota Wild began to take their game to another level.Again mired in a mid-January rut, a matchup with the scuffling Nashville Predators could provide another jump-start.Both teams hope to break out of their slumps when they face off Saturday night, with the Predators saddled with a season-high five-game losing streak and the Wild hitting...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Wild-Predators Preview

It was at this stage of last season when the Minnesota Wild began to take their game to another level. Again mired in a mid-January rut, a matchup with the scuffling Nashville Predators could provide another jump-start. Both teams hope to break out of their slumps when they face off Saturday night, with the Predators saddled with a season-high five-game losing streak and the Wild...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Blake Wheeler's words may mean more than he believes

Blake Wheeler jumped onto the ice, took a little pass off of a weave from Bryan Little, swooped down and flicked a wrister passed Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne. The goal would give Wheeler and the Winnipeg Jets a 5-4 overtime victory.To the casual hockey viewer that flicked on the television to get their climatic 3-on-3 overtime fix, the goal meant nothing more than...
Via Fox Sports
January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Wheeler scores early in OT and Jets beat Predators 5-4

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Blake Wheeler scored 51 seconds into overtime and the Winnipeg Jets overcame a three-goal third-period collapse to beat the Nashville Predators 5-4 on Thursday night. Dustin Byfuglien scored twice in regulation and Bryan Little and Nikolaj Ehlers added goals for Winnipeg. Rookie Connor Hellebuyck stopped 31 shots. Ryan Johansen cut Nashville's deficit to...
Via AP on Fox
January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Wheelers scores early in OT and Jets beat Predators 5-4

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Blake Wheeler scored 51 seconds into overtime and the Winnipeg Jets overcame a three-goal third-period collapse to beat the Nashville Predators 5-4 on Thursday night. Dustin Byfuglien scored twice in regulation and Bryan Little and Nikolaj Ehlers added goals for Winnipeg. Rookie Connor Hellebuyck stopped 31 shots. Ryan Johansen cut Nashville's deficit to...
Via AP on Fox
January 14, 2016  |  Discuss
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