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Predators Prevail Against Adversity, Clinch Playoff Spot

Remember that eleven game stretch from February 26 through March 17 in which the Nashville Predators had a record of 2-8-1? The disastrous meltdown could have been written in Revelations. […]

by · March 28, 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)

100 Point Predators Go For High Quality Chances

The Nashville Predators reached 100 points on the year for just the fifth time in franchise history in Thursday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Nashville has 14 points still […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
Cole has the second best plus/minus among Blues defensemen (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

The Race For the Central Division Crown

Just a mere five points separates the Central-leading St. Louis Blues and the third place Chicago Blackhawks; with just over two weeks remaining on the NHL schedule, every game is […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Die is Cast for Price to Win Hart, Vezina

After what was initially a two-man race between Nashville’s Pekka Rinne and Montreal’s Carey Price, the latter is poised to pull away for one if not two major postseason awards. […]

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Carey Price & Pekka Rinne: Goalies Going in Different Directions?

When the Montreal Canadiens play the Nashville Predators Tuesday night (8 pm Eastern in Nashville), it will presumably mark the first time this season Vezina Trophy candidates Carey Price and […]

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Predators Prediction Absolutely Strong

View image | 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 […]

James Neal & Shea Weber (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

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
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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
Elliott goes in to camp this year as the No. 1 goalie (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Looking Ahead: Who Could Minnesota Meet in the Playoffs?

The Minnesota Wild have turned around their season since acquiring Devan Dubnyk form the Arizona Coyotes. Dubnyk has made 24 consecutive starts for the Wild, taking them on an unprecedented 19-4-1 […]

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Is the Source of Pekka Rinne’s Slump A Mask Design?

Goaltenders are the rarest breed in the hockey world. Though many hockey players have a certain routine or superstition, goaltenders seem to be tied to with those two aspects of […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Carey Price for Hart, Vezina? Not So Fast

Largely thanks to the market that is Montreal, Carey Price is being touted by many as a Hart and Vezina Trophy favorite. The hockey media of the day has all […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 14 comments · Advanced Stats, NHL Goaltending
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NHL Top 10: The Rich Get Richer, Fowl Play and Hot-Hot Hossa

As the 2014-2015 NHL season gets closer to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the NHL Top 10 will measure the 10  best teams around the league on a weekly basis. The […]