Headlines: Preseason in Two Months
Free agency has mostly winded down, development camp has come and gone, and the only things keeping NHL fans sane are wild trade rumors and such surrounding their teamsplus, the spirit of seeing new faces as teams take the icetraining camp is just around the corner.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
On the Forecheck
Who should James Neal play with on his line?
There is no secret that James Neal was easily the Predators ' best off season acquisition.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Dave Lozo's Bag Skate: Bargain NHL Signings Are Both Great and Meaningless
Last week, the hockey world looked more like people storming a Target on Black Friday, as people fought and stumbled over one another in an effort to praise two signings by the Nashville Predators.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Panthers' top pick Aaron Ekblad, 18, eager to earn roster spot
2, so they weren't about to let another one slip away. While Barkov had an excellent, but injury-shortened rookie season, the Panthers selected 18-year-old Aaron Ekblad, 6-foot-4, 213-pound captain of the Barrie Colts , last month with their No.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Habs Eyes On The Prize
Powerplays, shot quality and P.K. Subban
There's something intensely satisfying about a defenseman winding up from the point and blasting a one-timer through a maze of legs and past an outstretched goaltender.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
On the Forecheck
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There have already been tons of changes around here this offseason. The Predators completely overhauled their coaching staff and traded a fan favorite away for a guy that has this weird thing called "scoring talent."
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Mike Ribeiro, Derek Roy join Predators
Mike Ribeiro has 202 goals and 656 points in 865 games over 15 NHL seasons with Montreal, Dallas, Washington and Phoenix.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Preds hope twin-tower pairing stands out
In 2003, the Predators drafted two defensemen with different yet complementing styles.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
How Toews-Kane contracts break down
Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane will make $13.8 million in each of the first three years of their eight-year extensions, but they won't be the highest-paid players until the second year How Jonathan Toews-Patrick Kane contracts break down Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane will make $13.8 million in each ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Too Many Men On The Site
The Center of Nashville Predator Problems
Jan 20, 2014; Nashville, TN, USA; Nashville Predators team members celebrate after beating the Dallas Stars at Bridgestone Arena.
The Washington Post
Bowey follows long line of rising Kelowna defensemen
Out among the skyline of Kelowna, hard by the banks of the Okanagan Lake in southern British Columbia, the Rockets pump out blue-line prospects like factory smoke.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
The Daily News Journal
Could Shea Weber one day make the Hall of Fame?
Predators defenseman Shea Weber has always listed Rob Blake as his favorite player.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
VIDEO: Olli Jokinen on Signing with the Predators
New Nashville Predators center Olli Jokinen met with the media to discuss signing with the club.
NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential Deals Around the League
Although we're just five days into the NHL free-agency cycle, many of the biggest moves have already been made.
Danny DeKeyser Decides Against Filing For Salary Arbitration
Red Wings management is breathing a little easier knowing their one aribitration-eligible restricted free agent won't be getting a third party involved in their contract negotiations.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Why do NHL stars snub Preds?
Star players don't want to come to Nashville to play hockey. Jason Spezza, Ryan Kesler, the list seems to be a growing one.
St. Louis Game Time
Fourth of July Links - Pyrogastronomy
Development Camp. Steve Dangle. The Bertuzzi suit. Claude Giroux is a dumbass. Shea Weber bobbleheads.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Rockets Kirkland and Chartier snared by NHL teams at entry draft
Two members of the Kelowna Rockets were drafted by NHL teams on the weekend at the 2014 NHL Entry Draft in Philadephia.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
2014 NHL Draft: What it would take for Flyers to trade up to No. 1 to take Aaron Ekblad?
The Flyers have been craving a new No. 1 defenseman since future Hall of Famer Chris Pronger suffered a career-ending concussion in November 2011.