Post Tagged with: "David Poile"

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Does Barry Trotz Have the Predators Stuck In Neutral?

When Nashville Predators head coach Barry Trotz’s contract expires on June 30th, it likely won’t be renewed. That could be a good thing for both parties involved. For almost sixteen […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 2 comments · Nashville Predators
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Why Team USA Will Win Olympic Gold

For all the bitterness thrown toward GM David Poile and the rest of Team USA hockey’s management team, something Poile said during the roster discussions has proven to be remarkably — […]

by · February 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
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Struggling Goalie Dubnyk traded to Nashville for Hendricks

The Edmonton Oilers, staring a lost season in the face, decided to cut bait on their most frustrating possession: Devan Dubnyk. The 27-year-old net-minder is currently making $3.5-million. His contract will expire at […]

by · January 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions
The Red Wings have been the Blue Jacket's nemesis for over a decade

Fanning the Flames: Now Jack Johnson is Disappointed in USA Hockey

It has been more than a week since the announcement of the American Olympic roster, and despite repeated efforts in the media to stop the negative spin from GM David […]

by · January 10, 2014 · 3 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Team USA GM David Poile. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

David Poile Apology to Bobby Ryan: Real or Imagined?

David Poile delivered an apology to Bobby Ryan on Friday. Poile apologized on behalf of Brian Burke for Burke’s degrading comments regarding Ryan’s playing style. Burke, known for his outspoken opinions, was one […]

by · January 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics
Americans Shouldn’t Worry About Team USA Omissions

Americans Shouldn’t Worry About Team USA Omissions

“I don’t need the best players.  I need the best team.” ~ Fred Shero Shortly after the commencement of the Winter Classic between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red […]

Early Returns for Erat-Forsberg Trade Show Clear Predators Victory

Early Returns for Erat-Forsberg Trade Show Clear Predators Victory

“Since day one, I didn’t get the chance here, I got traded here to be a top-six player but never got the chance, never played more than 15 minutes in […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators, Washington Capitals
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Stalberg Sitting Signals Sticky Situation in Smashville

“It is never fun watching, It is embarrassing, too; I have to be better. It is up to me to make a difference out there, so I will do everything […]

by · October 30, 2013 · 1 comment · Nashville Predators
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Nashville Predators: 5 Storylines to Watch Heading into the 2013-14 Season

With under a couple of days to go until the Predators open the 2013-14 season in St. Louis against the Blues, there’s no lack of intrigue in Nashville.  Over the […]

by · October 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · 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’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
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
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