Post Tagged with: "Pekka Rinne"

Jokerit Plays against Ak Bars on 11 December 2014 in Kazan, Russia.

Predators Trio Lead U.S. to Semifinals at IIHF Worlds

The Nashville Predators were one of most represented NHL teams at the IIHF worlds on Thursday. It was the quarterfinals and all seven players representing the franchise made the elimination […]

An eighth-round pick, Pekka Rinne has developed into one of the best goalies in the game. (Don McPeak-US PRESSWIRE)

Pekka Rinne Sets Shutout Mark at World Hockey Championships

Nevermind that Pekka Rinne is playing the like best goalie in the world. He might be playing like the best goalie in the universe. Pekka Rinne’s Remarkable Run After a […]

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Filip Forsberg, Pekka Rinne Leading Preds at IIHFs

It’s been a tournament to remember so far for Nashville Predators forward Filip Forsberg and goalie Pekka Rinne. Forsberg has raced out to a fast start at the IIHF World […]

Unlikely American Hero: Connor Hellebuyck

Unlikely American Hero: Connor Hellebuyck

The career of Connor Hellebuyck could be clear for takeoff. Team USA had a complete performance in its 5-1 upset of Finland in the opening game of the 2015 IIHF […]

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Preds Poll: Which Predator Will Be Best at World Hockey Championships?

Nashville Predators fans would love to be celebrating playoff hockey in May, but the Chicago Blackhawks took care of that. However, fans can still see their favorite Predators playing hockey […]

Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Preds Season in Review: What Could Have Been

The Nashville Predators lost in the first round of the playoffs to a tough Chicago Blackhawks team that truly went the distance. As some have pointed out, “if Preds fans […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
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Two of the Three Vezina Candidates Move On

All three 2015 Vezina Trophy candidates made it to the first round of the playoffs, but only two of those three goaltenders have made it past the first round. With […]

by · April 27, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Can Pekka Rinne Use Vezina Nod to Push Predators to Game 7?

The National Hockey League released the list of Vezina Trophy nominees on Friday and Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne was on the list with Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price and […]

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Predators Struggling to Last Through Second Periods

The Nashville Predators’ long changing second period has been troublesome, to say the least. In the first three games against the Chicago Blackhawks, the Predators have been outscored 7-2 in […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Nashville Predators
Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Cardiac Cats: Three Reasons Predators Win Series From 3-1 Deficit

Before the series began, it was not far-fetched to believe the Nashville Predators would enter Game 5 trailing 3-1 to the Chicago Blackhawks. Nashville entered the postseason having lost six […]

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Chicago Blackhawks’ Three Keys for Game 4

With a big victory by a margin of 4-2 in Chicago in game 3 on Sunday, the Blackhawks have set themselves up nicely to take a commanding 3-1 series lead […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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)

The Predators Have Chicago Right Where They Want Them

After Friday night’s 6-2 routing of the Chicago Blackhawks, the Nashville Predators have spectacularly tied the series at one game a piece. The Preds have the Hawks just where they […]