The Future of the Predators: Where does David Poile Fit?

It was an emotional day in Nashville on April 14th when Predators GM David Poile announced that long-time Head Coach Barry Trotz had been relieved of his coaching duties. It truly marked the end of an era in Nashville hockey. Trotz was the only coach that the Predators have ever known. It will be strange […]

Predators eliminated from playoff contention

The Nashville Predators saw their slim playoff hopes disappear Tuesday night by the hands of the Dallas Stars. Entering the game, Nashville was behind six points with four matches remaining. They had to win to survive. Unfortunately, they did not and their season came to an end in the skills competition. It took the third […]

The only possible way Preds make the playoffs

So – it’s a long long long looonnngggg shot but I thought I might list out here a helpful guide. Team’s that matter: Dallas – 87 Points – 5 Games remaining Phoenix – 86 points 4 Games Remaining Nashville – 81 Points, 4 games remaining Basically, Preds need to win their remaining four. Dallas needs […]

Hutton earns 1st shutout in 3-0 win

The Nashville Predators recorded their fifth win in six games Saturday night in the second of back-to-back games. They were able to play spoiler and defeat the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center 3-0 to keep their playoff hopes alive for another day. Predators goaltender Carter Hutton stood on his head against San Jose, making […]

Predators 2, Chicago Blackhawks 0


Know the Enemy: Predators vs Blackhawks Preview (Game 71)

  The Nashville Predators (30-31-10) will head to Chicago on Sunday to face the Blackhawks (41-15-15) for the fourth time of the regular season and the final leg of their four game road trip. The embattled Blackhawks will be without the services of F Patrick Kane, F Brandon Saad, Bryan Bickell, and D Michael Rozsival.  […]

Forsberg re-called

Sweet… Filip Forsberg has been re-called by the Predators from Milwaukee for his return NHL game since November 15. Forsberg will likely be on a line with fellow Swede Calle Jarnkrok. Both played on a dynamite line in Milwaukee prior to Jarnkrok's NHL debut Friday in Calgary. This re-call is likely due to the Preds […]

Know the Enemy: Predators vs Flames Preview

The Nashville Predators (29-31-10) continue their west coast swing Friday in Calgary where they’ll face the Flames (28-34-7) for the third and final time of the season.   Tonight’s big story will be the Debut of F Kenny Agostino.  The rookie forward wrapped up his college career last week amassing 56 goals and 76 assists […]

Preds recall Jarnkrok

22-year old Swedish center Calle Jarnkrok is set to make his Nashville Predators debut Friday night when they take on the Calgary Flames in Alberta. Jarnkrok was acquired in a trade deadline day deal with the Detroit Red Wings, sending David Legwand back to Michigan and also acquiring Patrick Eaves. Since entering the organization, Jarnkrok […]

Preds shutout in BC; playoffs near impossible

After back-to-back losses Tueday and Wednesday night, the Nashville Predators see their postseason hopes dim greatly. According to, it is virtually impossible for the Predators to head to the playoffs as their chance at getting in lowers to 0.1%. It is safe to say it is time to look to the offseason.  Wednesday's loss […]

Jr. Predators are no more

Surprising news broke Tuesday when it was leaked that the Nashville Jr. Predators will be folding prior to the 2014-15 youth hockey seasons. Although it is not confirmed by the organization itself, sources have confirmed the news.

Preds lose big in Edmonton

  Preds got scored on by 4 different first round draft picks, including two first overall picks, last night in their matchup against the Oilers, in a game that I like to dub the Devan Dubnyk Sweepstakes.  Nashville allowed a late goal in a closely fought first period, where Preds were the better team, which lead […]

Preds winning streak comes to an end

A pair of Patrik Berglund goals were enough to put the Preds in the passenger seat in their game against the central division leaders the St. Louis Blues. Berglund beat Rinne high over the glove on one attemps and then later put one through the fiver on a two on one. Tarasenky notched a third […]

Know the Enemy: Predators vs Blues Preview

  The Nashville Predators (29-28-10) return home Saturday night to square off against division rival St. Louis Blues (45-14-7) for their fifth and final time of the regular season. The Blues come to town with the best record in the NHL.  Since the Olympic break they boast a record of 6-2-1(also an NHL best). With […]