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Roman Josi and Kevin Fiala: Nashville’s New Swiss Guard

While the core of the Nashville Predators is composed of players mostly from Canada, the United States, Sweden and Finland, the team’s future could have a distinctly Swiss flavor to […]

by · March 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
Craig Smith might be playing on the third line, but his offensive potential makes him a very interesting fantasy option. (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Craig Smith Fined $5k For Vicious Slash to Jerry D’Amigo’s Face

Nashville Predators forward Craig Smith was fined $5,000 by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety on Sunday after high-sticking Buffalo Sabres forward Jerry D’Amigo in the face the night before. […]

Harvard University and Nashville Predators prospect Jimmy Vesey (Photo by Gil Talbot)

Nashville Predators Prospects In NCAA Tournament

When thinking about the term “March Madness,” the sport that immediately comes to mind is college basketball. For the hockey world, however, March Madness is associated with college hockey. The Division I […]

Peter Laviolette has changed the focus in Nashville - for the better. (Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

Nashville Predators: Promising Playoff Prospects

The Nashville Predators only have ten games left until the playoffs start. Nashville sits tenuously in second place in the Central Division, sandwiched between St. Louis and Chicago. The situation […]

by · March 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Predators Prediction Absolutely Strong

View image | gettyimages.com Predators to win the Stanley Cup! That’s right. On December 1st I predicted that the Nashville Predators will hoist the Cup in June. Haters hated and […]

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Game of Numbers: Nashville Predators Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, franchise player […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Nashville: Predators or Prey in Extra Time?

The NHL General Managers are meeting to discuss a number of things including what goalie interference means and extending extra time. If extra time is extended, additional extra time will […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Can Filip Forsberg Still Win the Calder Trophy?

It was thought that the race for the Calder Trophy was a race between the Nashville Predators Filip Forsberg and the Florida Panthers Aaron Ekblad. However, the Calgary Flames Johnny […]

by · March 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Cody Franson, Mike Santorelli Not Working In Nashville

When the Nashville Predators traded for Cody Franson and Mike Santorelli on February 15, I, like everyone else, was ecstatic about the increase in the lineup depth. Nashville was sitting comfortably with a six […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Everything You Need to Know about Faceoffs, Home Ice, Goals, and the Predators

It is commonly accepted that faceoff victory correlates with puck possession. One study [pdf] shows that winning faceoffs leads to more goals, but does that correlation hold true for the […]

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Bench Pekka Rinne, for the Cup

With 91 points and 14 games to go, it is time to take stock of the rest of the Predators’ regular season progress. The Nashville Predators are in position to finish […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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: Dark Horse Norris Candidate

After a torn bicep ended Mark Giordano’s season, it appeared that Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber would have the Norris Trophy, given to the best defender, locked up. However, Weber’s biggest […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators