Post Tagged with: "Jordin Tootoo"

Former Montreal Canadiens Forward Andrei Kostitsyn (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Nashville Predators Wheeling and Dealing at Deadline

If you were Predators GM David Poile, you would have a sense of urgency too. The Predators were arguably the biggest buyers at the seemingly quiet NHL trade deadline today, […]

Nashville Predators forward Patric Hornqvist never shies from a battle in the crease (Tennessean.com / Tennessean photographers)

The Problem with Mandatory Visors in the NHL

As the controversial debate over mandatory visors in the NHL continues to build steam, a new paper from Alberto Chong (George Washington University, Washington) and Pascal Restrepo (Massachusetts Institute of […]

by · October 28, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Injury Report, News/Commentary, The Business of Hockey
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Previewing the Nashville Predators Opening Night Roster: Forwards

Yesterday I previewed the defense and goaltenders, and on the eve of the Preds season opener tomorrow night in Columbus, it’s time to preview the most scrutinized and criticized group […]

by · October 6, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
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Jordin Tootoo’s Season of High Expectations

When Nashville Predators winger Jordin Tootoo voluntarily entered the NHL’s substance abuse program last year, missing 23 games of the 2010-2011 season, this writer feared the worst. After spending several […]

Top 10 Things to Look Forward to in the Nashville Predators 2011-2012 Season

Top 10 Things to Look Forward to in the Nashville Predators 2011-2012 Season

Greetings, THW readers! I’m pleased to be joining the slate of contributors here, bringing you insightful and (hopefully) funny takes on one of the NHL’s whipping boys — my boys […]

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NSH: Postseason Press and Winding Down For Now

  by Jas Faulkner, Nashville Correspondent since 2009 and counting… Did you hear the one about the NHL team in Nashville, Tennessee?  You didn’t?  Maybe that’s because the NHL team in […]

by · May 20, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
13 Can Be A Lucky Number (Jas Faulkner)

WCQ Round 1 Game 6: Never, Ever Give Up!

by Jas Faulkner, Nashville Correspondent History Was Made On Sunday Night It was one of those moments that was so sweet it made your chest hurt. Along with the usual […]

Western Conference Dark Horse:  Think Kermit the Frog

Western Conference Dark Horse: Think Kermit the Frog

In each of my seven previous articles since joining The Hockey Writers, I have focused upon the trials and travails of the San Jose Sharks, a thoroughly dissected franchise that […]

by · April 9, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
Book Review: Jordin Tootoo

Book Review: Jordin Tootoo

Jordin Tootoo: The highs and lows in the journey of the first Inuit to play in the NHL. By Melanie Florence.  (2010, Toronto: James Lorimer & Company. Softcover. Pp. 104. […]

by · April 5, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Books, Nashville Predators
Sticks and Stitch: A New Tradition Is Woven Into the Fabric of NHL Culture

Sticks and Stitch: A New Tradition Is Woven Into the Fabric of NHL Culture

by Jas Faulkner, Nashville Correspondent  A peek inside the door of one of the livlier gatherings at Bridgestone Arena would reveal something other than the usual conference rooms full of fans in matching t shirts for a […]

NHL power rankings, Feb. 23

NHL power rankings, Feb. 23

Through games of Feb. 22 1. (1) Vancouver (38-14-9): With so many injuries on the blue line, expect the Canucks to make a deal for a defenseman before the deadline […]

by · February 23, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Power Rankings
Predators Prepare To Claw Through 2011

Predators Prepare To Claw Through 2011

by Jas Faulkner,  Nashville Correspondent  (author’s note: The format of the page cut the first and third  pictures in half. Please click on them to see the whole team.)  So happy […]

by · January 31, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators