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2012-13 NHL Regular Season Predictions: Western Conference

August is the time of the year where things are very slow regarding NHL news, especially since the free agency “frenzy” has cooled down and that NHL training camps are […]

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14 Shades of Shea: Ranking Shea Weber’s Career Highlights

Unless you’ve spent this Summer hibernating in a cave, you know that the Shea Weber saga has been the biggest story for the Nashville Predators this off-season. How big? Well, […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Detroit Red Wings, Nashville Predators, Player Profiles, Top 10 Lists
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How the West Has Fared Post-Lockout

With the current CBA about to expire, it’s time to look at how the NHL’s Western Conference has fared since the 2004-2005 lockout…

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Pre-Season NHL Rankings: The Western Conference

This off-season has been full of surprising twists and turns in the NHL world, from Shea Weber signing an offer sheet with the Philadelphia Flyers and the Nashville Predators’ matching […]

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Ray Shero’s Pittsburgh Penguins: Ready for Another Stanley Cup Run?

When Ray Shero first arrived on the scene from the Nashville Predators, he brought a hockey mindset of toughness and grit to the Pittsburgh Penguins. He signed players who brought their […]

An eighth-round pick, Pekka Rinne has developed into one of the best goalies in the game. (Don McPeak-US PRESSWIRE)

The Best Late Round Gems of the NHL Entry Draft Since 2000 (Part II – ’03-’07 Drafts)

Last month, I documented some of the NHL’s best late round picks of the 2000, 2001, and 2002 NHL Entry Draft. Players such as Henrik Lundqvist, Kevin Bieksa, and Brooks […]

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Nashville May Be Better Off Without Shea Weber

When Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren signed Predators Captain Shea Weber to a 14-year, $110 million offer sheet, he knew exactly what he was doing; forcing a franchise to make […]

by · July 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, Nashville Predators
Predators must match Shea Weber’s Offer Sheet

Predators must match Shea Weber’s Offer Sheet

One week to save the franchise? It may be a dramatic overstatement to suggest the Nashville Predators are less than seven days from disaster; but losing their captain and defensive […]

by · July 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Philadelphia Flyers
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Report: Shea Weber Signs Offer Sheet From Philadelphia Flyers

Breaking: Shea Weber agrees to offer sheet with Philadelphia. 14 years, upwards of $100 mil. Preds have 7 days to match. Wow!! — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) July 19, 2012 The […]

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Are Parise and Suter Worth 196 Million?

Minnesota has suffered. It has for a while. Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, and 196 million dollars changes it all. The Minnesota Vikings are 0-4 in Super Bowls and their best […]

Zach Parise has been working with "Stillpower" author Garret Kramer for greater than two years (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE)

Final Thoughts on the Penguins’ Pursuit of Parise

Parise admitted that his final decision came down to Minnesota and New Jersey, while Suter refused to consider Eastern Conference teams. Where were the Pittsburgh Penguins in all of this?

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The NHL Exhales As Suter And Parise Go Off The Market

by Jas Faulkner, contributing editor There is no joy in Nashville on this hot Fourth of July. Earlier today, Predators GM David Poile held a press conference during which the […]