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New Dixie Flyers Video Showcases Nashville's Hockey History

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Take a trip back in time to Nashville's pro hockey scene of 50 years ago, thanks to new video posted to YouTube.

You've come a long way, baby.
You've come a long way, baby.
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Long before the Predators came into existence, Nashville enjoyed a series of professional hockey teams, starting with the Eastern Hockey League's Dixie Flyers, who played in Nashville from 1962-1971. As Hockey Hillbilly noted in a FanPost recently, they are Music City's only Cup-winning hockey team, having won championships in 1966 & 1967.

Preds fan Jeremy Dickens (@logickal on Twitter) posted video to YouTube recently of his grandfather's home movies from that time. So kick back for a bit and enjoy a bit of Old Time Hockey...