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Predators want veteran centers Ribeiro, Fisher back

Predators want veteran centers Ribeiro, Fisher back

NHL.com Updated 1 hour ago
Nashville Predators general manager David Poile said Saturday that two of his top offseason priorities are to re-sign centers Mike Ribeiro and Mike Fisher. Two other future free agents, defenseman Cody Franson and forward Mike Santorelli, likel...
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  • Predators, NHL unveil 2016 NHL All-Star Game logo

    Predators, NHL unveil 2016 NHL All-Star Game logo

    NHL.com 2 hours ago
    NEW YORK (May 30, 2015) – The National Hockey League (NHL) and the Nashville Predators® today unveiled the official logo for the 2016 NHL® All-Star festivities, which will be held Saturday, January 30 and Sunday, January 31 at Bridgestone Arena in...
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  • Memorial Cup: Kirkland and Kelowna run wild on Quebec

    Memorial Cup: Kirkland and Kelowna run wild on Quebec

    thehockeynews.com 16 hours ago
    Quebec scored first, but Kelowna scored often and that’s why the Rockets will face the Oshawa Generals in the Memorial Cup final. Kelowna’s big guns had a field day in the 9-3 victory, with Nashville prospect Justin Kirkland leading the way with two goa…
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  • Report: Alexander Radulov could be heading back to the NHL

    Report: Alexander Radulov could be heading back to the NHL

    thehockeynews.com May 28 (2 days ago)
    Alexander Radulov, the former Nashville Predator and current captain of the KHL’s CSKA Moscow, could be on his way back to the NHL in time for the 2016-17 season. According to a report from Russian website Champion.at, Radulov’s agent, Yuri Nikolaev, sa…
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  • Cody Franson wants to be a Leaf again. Should they want him, th…

    Cody Franson wants to be a Leaf again. Should they want him, though?

    thehockeynews.com May 25 (5 days ago)
    Cody Franson’s life changed when the Toronto Maple Leafs dealt him to the Nashville Predators Feb. 15, a couple weeks before the 2014-15 trade deadline. Who knew so much more would change in less than three months after that? Franson’s new (old) team, t…
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  • Jagr and Eichel proving age means nothing at the World Champion…

    Jagr and Eichel proving age means nothing at the World Championship

    As we pause briefly from the Stanley Cup playoffs, let’s turn our eyes over to Europe for a second, where the World Championship is down to four teams. Canada plays the Czech Republic in one semifinal, while Russia and the United States renew hostilitie…
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  • Watch AHLer Zach O’Brien end four-hour game with overtime snipe

    Watch AHLer Zach O’Brien end four-hour game with overtime snipe

    If there’s one thing post-season hockey is known for more than playoff beards, it’s the marathon games. Already in the NHL, we’ve seen a triple-overtime contest courtesy of the Nashville Predators and Chicago Blackhawks, but that game was ended one minu…
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  • Bob Hartley, Peter Laviolette, Alain Vigneault voted finalists …

    Bob Hartley, Peter Laviolette, Alain Vigneault voted finalists for Jack Adams Award

    Bob Hartley of the Calgary Flames, Peter Laviolette of the Nashville Predators and Alain Vigneault of the New York Rangers are the finalists for the 2014-15 Jack Adams Award, given to the head coach who "contributed the most to his team's success,&…
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  • Nashville Predators sign goalie Marek Mazanec to 1-year, 2-way …

    Nashville Predators sign goalie Marek Mazanec to 1-year, 2-way contract

    NHL.com May 6
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Nashville Predators have signed goalie Marek Mazanec to a one-year, two-way contract. Mazanec's contract will be worth $575,000 when he's in the NHL and $100,000 when he's in the American Hockey League. The Predators an...
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  • Coy Kovalchuk; Preds, Fisher want extension; Franzen's future (…

    Coy Kovalchuk; Preds, Fisher want extension; Franzen's future (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com May 6
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • We already miss Bon Jovi Ron Dug…
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  • The five craziest free agent offer sheets in NHL history

    The five craziest free agent offer sheets in NHL history

    The St. Louis Blues and GM Doug Armstrong have made no bones about it: whatever the price is for Vladimir Tarasenko, they’re willing to pay. In the end, that could come down to matching an offer sheet. If the Blues can’t get Tarasenko, a restricted free…
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  • Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: 12 things about Blackhawks vs. Wil…

    Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: 12 things about Blackhawks vs. Wild

    yahoo.com May 1
    Both the Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota Wild needed six games to advance out of Round 1, leaving the Nashville Predators and St. Louis, respectively, behind. Now it’s like an old-timey Norris Division match-up, if only the Wild had the franchise histo…
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  • Team USA’s Steve Moses scored a truly sick goal against Finland

    Team USA’s Steve Moses scored a truly sick goal against Finland

    Steve Moses had a season to remember with Jokerit in the KHL and one game into the World Championship in the Czech Republic, he’s already got a statement goal: Moses, an undersized right winger who went undrafted out of the University of New Hampshire, …
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  • Shea Weber’s mystery first-round injury was a dislocated kneeca…

    Shea Weber’s mystery first-round injury was a dislocated kneecap

    The Nashville Predators lost their captain and star blueliner in Game 2 of the first-round series against the Chicago Blackhawks, and now Shea Weber’s mysterious injury has been revealed: he dislocated his right kneecap following a hit from Brandon Saad…
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  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.
  • Video - Dumba Wins It For Wild 01:03

    Dumba Wins It For Wild

    Mar 17
    Matt Dumba's seventh goal of the season won the game for Minnesota in overtime, 3-2 over Nashville.
  • Video - Ducks Rock Predators In Third Period 00:56

    Ducks Rock Predators In Third Period

    Mar 15
    Anaheim scored all four of its goals in the third period to come back and beat Nashville 4-2.
  • Video - New Norris Trophy Front-Runners 01:55

    New Norris Trophy Front-Runners

    Mar 10
    With the Flames' Mark Giordano out for the season, Scott Burnside offered some candidates for the new front-runners for the Norris Trophy.

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