Thursday May 23
The Columbus Dispatch
Blue Jackets: No progress in contract talks with Bobrovsky
It has been about a month since the Blue Jackets' season ended and two months since contract talks between the club and goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky started, but the sides are no closer to reaching a deal.
Wed May 22, 2013
Housley makes solid impression in his introductory press conference
A strong argument can be made that hockey players have as great or even a greater appreciation for their sport's history and relatedly, the players who came before them.
Wed May 15, 2013
Final Verdict, Should They Stay or Should They Go?
That's a question that has been discussed among members of the media, David Poile, and even Barry Trotz.
Penalty Kill Fix Needed for Nashville Predators
The Nashville Predators became a team that needed their goalie to keep them in games all season long because they couldn't score on a consistent basis which resulted in the team not making the playoffs and finishing with a 16-23-9 record.
Mon May 13, 2013
Rich Clune Proved To Be Great Addition For Nashville Predators In 2013
The Nashville Predators saw defenseman Ryan Suter leave via free agency in the summer of 2012, and almost lost Shea Weber as well.
Shea: The Secret Life of a Nashville Predator Strip 13
Obligatory disclaimer: "Shea" is a work of fiction that in no way represents the real life of Shea Weber or anybody else who works with or around the Nashville Predators organization or the National Hockey League.
Sun May 12, 2013
Post Season Review: Bottom Six Forwards
The bottom six forwards are normally the ones that set the tone for the team. They're the scrappy guys who are just trying to earn a job, made up mostly of grinders and PK forwards they do the dirty work and get paid very little doing it.
Fri May 10, 2013
Nashville Predators want Roman Josi to get stronger in offseason
Asked to evaluate Roman Josi near the end of the 2013 season, Predators coach Barry Trotz gushed about the second-year defenseman.
Thu May 09, 2013
On the Forecheck
Shea Weber Season Review: The Captain Leads Nashville Into a New Era
This was an odd year for Weber, who had to make the difficult adjustment to a new defense partner after riding herd with Ryan Suter for several years.
Wed May 08, 2013
Wild's Suter is finalist for Norris Trophy
That might have been the biggest question mark after the Wild signed Suter, the longtime former Nashville Predator who was paired for most of his career with one guy - the hard-shooting, hard-hitting Weber.
Tue May 07, 2013
Post Season Review: Defensemen
The heart of the Nashville Predators has arguably always been strong defensive play.
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
The teaching has just begun for Professor Rolston
Exhibit B: the tenure of their most recent former coach, Lindy Ruff. He, too, was hired in the summer of 1997 and was behind the Sabres' bench until Feb.
The Secret Life of Shea Weber: Strip Twelve
Editor's Note: Bob and Shea return to Predlines, as this time Shea tries to figure out what all the dreams mean.
Mon May 06, 2013
Post Season Review: Goaltenders
When you talk about the Predators goaltending situation, normally there is only one name you think of, at least that is the case as of now.
Fri May 03, 2013
Predictions were wrong about Nashville Predators
We were wrong. It's that simple. During the NHL lockout, we posted five predictions for the Predators in 2013 -- and none of the in-season ones came remotely true.
Wed May 01, 2013
Columbus finishes season strongly, tops Nashville
Jack Johnson scored the game-winner as part of a three-goal third period that helped the Columbus Blue Jackets keep their playoff hopes alive with a 3-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday at Nationwide Arena.
Best Buddies have giving friends
More than 400 people helped raise $14,000 at the fifth annual Best Buddies Gala and Casino Night last month at The Factory at Franklin.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Too Many Men On The Site
Nashville Predators Sign Patric Hornqvist to 5-Year Extension
The Nashville Predators have signed forward Patric Hornqvist to a 5-year extension according to TSN.ca . The deal is said to be worth $21.25 million over the five years that will see him receive an annual salary of $5.25 million.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Weber excited about Preds' future
Defenseman Shea Weber inked a 14-year, $110 million contract with the Philadelphia Flyers last summer, but the Nashville Predators ultimately exercised their right to match the contract.
3 Third-Period Goals Lift CBJ Past Preds 3-1
Jack Johnson scored the go-ahead goal with 4:48 left and the Columbus Blue Jackets capped a remarkable turnaround with a 3-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday.