RYAN ELLIS NEWS

Ellis ‘surprised’ by conditioning level in first game back

Ryan Ellis made his preseason debut for the Predators on Monday night. Here's what he had to say about it...
Via Smashville 24/7
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Games that Do Not Count

I’m happy to say I have games to report on finally. This will be your first look at what “In the Corners” was meant to be from the beginning. So if you’ve stuck with me so far thanks and hope you will continue to do so. If you are a first time reader I encourage you to go back and read a few of the introductory columns to see what the design of this is about. So let’s get...
Via The Predatorial
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Predators News: Ryan Ellis Finally Inks New Long-Term Deal

The Nashville Predators and RFA Ryan Ellis finally came to terms on a five-year $12.5M contract.#477064201 / gettyimages.comTSN Insider Bob McKenzie reported early last week that the Predators and Ryan Ellis were having trouble in negotiations,Meanwhile, NSH RFA D Ryan Ellis is nowhere close to a new deal with the Predators. Talks apparently not going well at all.— Bob McKenzie...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators sign Ryan Ellis to a five-year deal

Ryan Ellis remains with the Predators, thanks to a new five-year contract. Photo: Danny Murphy, Icon SMI The Nashville Predators have locked up one of their top young defensemen, Ryan Ellis, to a five-year deal, as per the team’s website. The contract has a total value of $12 million (average annual value of $2.5 million). Ellis was the No. 11 pick in the 2009 draft, and spent...
Via Around The Rink
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Ellis re-signs with Predators

A day or two can make all the difference in the world when it comes to contract negotiations. That apparently was the case with Ryan Ellis and the Nashville Predators as the two sides came to an agreement on a new contract worth $12.5 million over five years: Ryan Ellis’ agent confirms 5 year contract […] The post Ryan Ellis re-signs with Predators appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators top Lightning in preseason home opener

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Filip Forsberg scored in the first period and Pekka Rinne and Marek Mazanec made it stand up in the Nashville Predators' 1-0 exhibition victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. Forsberg took a pass from Mike Ribeiro, made a move down the right side and tucked the puck inside the left post and past Kristers Gudlevskis at 3:17. Forsberg has two...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators, D Ryan Ellis agree to terms on new deal

  The Nashville Predators have agreed to terms on a new deal with defenseman Ryan Ellis. General manager David Poile announced the deal Thursday before the Predators' preseason home opener against Tampa Bay. The team will announce details of the contract Friday after Ellis arrives in Nashville. Ellis, 23, was a restricted free agent who has stayed away from Nashville's training...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators agree to terms with D Ryan Ellis

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators have agreed to terms on a new deal with defenseman Ryan Ellis. General manager David Poile announced the deal Thursday before the Predators' preseason home opener against Tampa Bay. The team will announce details of the contract Friday after Ellis arrives in Nashville. Ellis, 23, was a restricted free agent who has stayed away from...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators re-sign Ellis, lock up entire blueline through 2016

Thursday afternoon prior to Nashville’s second exhibition game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Predators announced the re-signing of restricted free agent defenseman Ryan Ellis. The @PredsNHL have agreed to terms with Ryan Ellis. Details to follow tomorrow, when he's expected to arrive in NSH. http://t.co/EBqpberlZZ — KWilsonPreds (@KWilsonPreds) September 25, 2014...
Via The Predatorial
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nashville Predators Agree to Terms with Defenseman Ryan Ellis

Nashville, Tenn. (September 25, 2014) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has agreed to terms with restricted free-agent defenseman Ryan Ellis. Full contract terms will follow on Friday, when Ellis is expected to arrive in Nashville. Ellis, 23 (1/3/91), ranked second on the Predators in games played (80...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Ellis Agrees To Terms With The Nashville Predators

Nashville, Tenn. (September 25, 2014) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has agreed to terms with restricted free-agent defenseman Ryan Ellis. Full contract terms will follow on Friday, when Ellis is expected to arrive in Nashville.   Ryan Ellis's new contract with NSH is for five years...
Via Kukla's Korner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Weber Healthy Scratched: What Does It Mean?

Shea Weber was not dressed or included on the roster for Tuesday night’s opening preseason game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Per our sources on the Nashville Predators official Facebook page, this is likely due to an impending trade or something more severe such as a Weber retirement or David Poile or “Has Ryan Ellis signed yet?” or Barry Trotz or “I made $500 a day...
Via Section 303
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Other Unsigned RFAs

from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN, In Nashville, blueliner Ryan Ellis, 23, still doesn’t have a deal with the Predators. "This is clearly one of those cases where we want to pay him X and he wants Y," veteran Preds general manager David Poile told ESPN.com Tuesday. "We’ve tried to justify our position, they’ve tried to justify their position, and we just disagree...
Via Kukla's Korner
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bartley ready for new challenges with chance to shine at camp

With unsigned restricted free agent Ryan Ellis absent from camp as he continues to work out his contract issues with the team, new possibilities could be on the horizon for one of Nashville’s defensemen. Effectively used in a seventh defenseman role last season, Victor Bartley understands his opportunity is right there in front of him. It’s just a matter of reaching out and...
Via The Predatorial
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Let Preseason Begin!

Welcome back to “In the Corners”. Appreciate you taking the time to give it a look. A bit briefer column than normal this week as we are in the calm before the storm. Next week I will do my best to disseminate some good information out of pre-season games. That’s a task my friends… Felder’s Training Camp Five – 1. An Examination of Groups – Perhaps the best way to try...
Via The Predatorial
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators' Poile addresses Ellis, Beck contracts

Nashville Predators General Manager David Poile addressed the contract situations for unsigned restricted free agents Ryan Ellis and Taylor Beck Saturday at Predators training camp. There have been discussions of varying contract lengths in the Ellis negotiations and the main stumbling block continues to be money, according to Poile. He was not at camp Friday or Saturday at Centennial...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Taylor Beck still unsigned, active in camp

While the more prominent discussion could be on how Ryan Ellis’ contract situation continues to unfolds with the Nashville Predators without the presence of the young defenseman at camp, another restricted free agent also remains in contract discussions with the team. However, unlike Ellis, he’s participating in camp. For Taylor Beck, this could easily be described as a make...
Via The Predatorial
9 days ago  |  Discuss

David Poile on Ryan Ellis: “It’s just a disagreement on dollars”

At the second day of training camp for the Nashville Predators, general manager David Poile took a few moments to address the current contract status of restricted free agent defenseman Ryan Ellis, who has yet to appear at training camp. “Conversations with nothing resolved. It is a typical negotiation that unfortunately has gone past the time that we needed to have something...
Via The Predatorial
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dawn of the New Gold Age

Hockey is back friends and about to go into full swing. This weekend was the grand opening of the Ford Ice Center in Antioch. In conjunction with that was the first ever Rookie Tournament to be hosted by the Nashville Predators. There was some really great coverage of the Saturday Predators 2-1 OT win to read by Kris.From all accounts it sounds like Kevin Fiala the Predators 11th...
Via The Predatorial
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Nashville’s defense regress during the transition to a new coach?

One of the biggest question marks this season isn’t necessarily about how the forwards will generate offense for the Predators, but more so how Nashville’s defensive corp will play with the potential for a brand new system and if having assistant coach Phil Housley back this season will help ease the transition from Barry Trotz to Peter Laviolette. Speaking with Housley during...
Via The Predatorial
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Reader Q&A (Volume 1)

Thanks for coming back to “In the Corners” this week. Hope everyone is having a great Sunday. I know personally I have been waiting for this Week 1 NFL matchup for awhile as an Atlanta Falcons fan. My mood later this week will likely be dictated by the outcome. Outside of football the great news is that this week we will get to see the first on-ice training for the Nashville...
Via The Predatorial
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Five storylines to watch for in Predators training camp

With the full roster and training camp schedule being released earlier, it’s time to dive in and take a look at the five most interesting storylines to watch for during Nashville’s training camp. 1) Youth Forward Logjam While Nashville easily has enough veteran talent to field a full NHL-ready roster,  the Predators have quite a few minor-leaguers that are ready for their...
Via The Predatorial
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Predators News: Ryan Ellis still not close to new contract

One Nashville Predators roster spot remains unfulfilled, and Ryan Ellis appears no closer to re-signing than he did when summer began.#484631919 / gettyimages.comAs GM David Poile told Joshua Cooper of The Tennessean a couple of weeks ago, "Like 99 percent of negotiations that aren't done at this time we just don't agree exactly on what the dollars should be,"...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Ellis, Predators still seeking common ground

With the Predators and Ryan Ellis, it simply comes down to money. The 23-year-old defenseman is the lone remaining restricted free agent from last year's roster who has not come to contract terms. He is coming off a three-year, $4.5 million entry-level deal. General manager David Poile sounded hopeful a resolution could be reached soon. Veterans are scheduled to report for...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Predators updates regarding Mike Fisher and Ryan Ellis

The Tennessean's Josh Cooper updated two important items on the Nashville front today, and the first comes via a tip from NHL.com: According to Cooper, Predators forward Mike Fisher's not exactly going to return in a hurry from surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles' tendon: There is no change in the timeline for forward Mike Fisher's recovery from a ruptured...
Via Kukla's Korner
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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