The roster situation for the Nashville Predators is starting to come into focus, as fresh on the heels of the Blake Geoffrion signing we have word that Francis Bouillon is back in the fold as well.
Follow after the jump for that, and a whole lot more!
Predators defense will likely have a different look next season - Nashville Predators Examiner
Jim Diamond points us to a French Canadian news report that Francis Bouillon has signed a two-year contract with the Preds, and what that means for the Predators defense with Dan Hamhuis and Denis Grebeshkov likely leaving town.
Preds re-sign Bouillon, pave way for departing Hamhuis?… | Section 303
Jeremy sees a connection between Bouillon re-signing and Hamhuis leaving, but I disagree. Hamhuis' chances of staying in Nashville as a free agent have always been terribly slim, and Bouillon's salary isn't going to significantly alter the amount of money David Poile could afford to offer Hammer. That said, bringing back "The Cube" is dynamite.
#51 / Defenseman / Nashville Predators
Oct 17, 1975
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