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Not All Habs’ Exes Live in Texas (They’ve Also Got Two in Tennessee)

Not All Habs’ Exes Live in Texas (They’ve Also Got Two in Tennessee)

There was something familiar in the air on Tuesday evening, as the visiting Dallas Stars skated into the Bell Centre to lay a 3-0 thumping on the hometown Canadiens…and it […]

Blake Geoffrion (Ikon SMI)

Habs and Preds Trade Has Benefits for Both Sides

by Jas Faulkner, contributing editor  “That’s the hard part of the business,” Predators GM David Poile said when asked about sending Nashville’s first home-grown player to Montreal in exchange for […]

Alongside Tyler Bozak, Mikhail Grabovski is half of a solid one-two punch the Leafs have down the middle (Icon SMI)

Canadiens trade D Hal Gill to the Predators for a 2nd round pick and Blake Geoffrion

The Montreal Canadiens have acquired forward Blake Geoffrion, forward Robert Slaney, and 2nd round pick in 2012 from the Nashville Predators for Hal Gill and a conditional 5th round pick […]

by · February 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens, Nashville Predators, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Greetings From Smashville!  “Is that a Warrior Stick or are you happy to see me?” Edition

Greetings From Smashville! “Is that a Warrior Stick or are you happy to see me?” Edition

by Jas Faulkner, contributing editor Another week, another five days of unseasonably warm weather broken up by a day or two  of lightly iced car windows and dealing with  that […]

by · February 17, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Humor, Nashville Predators
Martin Erat (Icon SMI)

Greetings From Smashville! TGIF Edition

by Jas Faulkner, senior correspondent Next week will be better. Not that the past week was entirely grim.  The Predators had a very good night at home entertaining St. Louis. […]

by · February 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Nashville Predators
Losing Streak Ends At 7, Senators Beat Predators

Losing Streak Ends At 7, Senators Beat Predators

Paul MacLean can breathe a sigh of relief, because his Ottawa Senators have finally ended a seven game slump, with a home win over the Nashville Predators. Jason Spezza outplayed […]

by · February 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Ottawa Senators
Hockey is Alive and Well in the South

Hockey is Alive and Well in the South

Who was it that said hockey could not survive in the South?  That person has obviously never been to Nashville, Tennessee during hockey season. I was lucky enough to see […]

by · February 6, 2012 · 4 comments · Nashville Predators
Greetings From Smashville! (Who Dat Streakin’? Edition)

Greetings From Smashville! (Who Dat Streakin’? Edition)

by Jas Faulkner, senior correspondent Does anyone know what week it is?  Does anyone really care?  The ASGs are behind us and we are now headed to the first trade […]

by · February 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Minnesota Wild, Nashville Predators, Philadelphia Flyers
Shea Weber: one of the Nashvillie Predators' NHL draft day gems. (Icon: SMI)

“D” Day looming in Nashville

The General Manager of the Nashville Predators David Poile has some big decisions to make regarding his two top defenders; Shea Weber and Ryan Suter. Weber will become a restricted […]

Nashville: The Boys From Beulah Land March to the Playoffs

Nashville: The Boys From Beulah Land March to the Playoffs

by Jas Faulkner, senior correspondent Watching the Predators work their way through a set list of conference rivals is a bit like watching the prettiest girl at the cotillion razor […]

by · January 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Nashville Predators
Florida pressures the Blackhawks crease 1/20/12 - picture by Cheryl Adams/HB

Staring down the home stretch: examining the Blackhawks’ defense

The Chicago Blackhawks went into Nashville on Saturday evening and took home a 2-5 loss against the Predators, a Central division rival. Goalie Corey Crawford gave up the first four […]

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The Calder Race: 10 Rookies Chasing Down Nugent-Hopkins

Each year the Calder Memorial Trophy is handed out to the league’s top rookie.  Past winners include now household names like Malkin, Ovechkin, Forsberg and Bure.  Only a few games […]