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Roman Josi is paired with Shea Weber on Nashville's first defensive unit, and the results have been excellent thus far. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Roman Josi’s Extension: Bargain of a Benchmark

Roman Josi’s 7 year, 28 million dollar extension has been a guiding light for every GM this summer with a good young defenseman to re-sign, and – despite  the slew of […]

by · August 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Misreading the Marketplace: Nashville’s Confusing Spending Spree

Fourteen years for four guys.  That was the price of doing business for the Nashville Predators when free agency opened on July 5.  Actually, it was fourteen years and $36.4 […]

by · August 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
7 Predators Invited to Olympic Orientation Camps

7 Predators Invited to Olympic Orientation Camps

This past week, many of the national teams officially kicked off their preparation to compete for Gold in Sochi, Russia during the 2014 Winter Olympics by inviting a myriad of […]

by · July 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Olympics
Five must-see Predators’ games in 2013-14

Five must-see Predators’ games in 2013-14

Nashville finished the lockout-shortened season with a disappointing 16-23-9 record, landing them in 14th place in the Western Conference.  But the Predators have made some moves in the offseason, drafting […]

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After Recovering From A Skull Fracture, Blake Geoffrion Retires

On November 9th, Blake Geoffrion was playing the game he loved.  On November 9th, Blake Geoffrion played as hard as he ever did.  On November 9th, Blake Geoffrion played his […]

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Nashville’s Free Agent Flops

Free Agent Frenzy wasted no time descending on the NHL, Friday, with the league’s new preliminary negotiation period allowing UFA’s to find new homes with the quickness.  As with the […]

MacKinnon may not be wearing the Avalanche emblem if not for the shortened season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Grading The 2013 NHL Draft On A Curve: Division B

  As a hockey writer, I have to start off by saying that my experience at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft in New Jersey was simply incredible. Fortunate enough to […]

Seth Jones is a highly touted defenseman in this year's draft [photo: David Chan]

Seth Jones Selection Heralds Spring Cleaning

Seth Jones’ selection at fourth overall has ended at least one career in the Music City today, as David Poille broke out the rubber gloves and windexed all over the […]

by · July 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Trades Contracts and Transactions
The 2013 Draft may have looked different if it came after a full NHL season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Jay-Z and Seth Jones

We first learned of Jay-Z’s interest in Seth Jones from the New York Post, “The next target for Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports banner is potential No. 1 NHL draft pick Seth Jones, […]

by · July 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, The Business of Hockey
The 2013 Draft may have looked different if it came after a full NHL season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

From Suter To Lecavalier: How Seth Jones Ended Up In Nashville

The worn-out cliche says timing is everything, and perhaps it rings true today in Nashville.  Somehow, the Nashville Predators emerged from the 2013 draft with defenseman Seth Jones, the No. […]

by · July 1, 2013 · 1 comment · Nashville Predators
The 2013 Draft may have looked different if it came after a full NHL season (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Predators strike gold, land Seth Jones with 4th overall pick

He wasn’t supposed to be available. He was supposed to be the first overall pick. Yet, the Nashville Predators were able to draft defenseman Seth Jones with the fourth overall […]

by · July 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, NHL Entry Draft
Lecavalier showed late last year he is still an elite scorer. (Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Nashville’s Compliance Buyout Shopping List

Buyouts are swelling the ranks of a barren 2013 NHL free agent class, as teams have begun trimming their fat to free up salary and roster space and comply with […]

by · June 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Nashville Predators