Nashville Predators News & Notes
Preds Remain Confident, No Matter Who's in Net - Nashville Predators - Features
Did you expect anything less?
Predators floundering in 3-on-3 overtime | Tennessean
Also, Bourque is on his way back. Glad to know he's alive.
Is there a market for Eric Staal? - Article - TSN
If he were to come to Nashville, he would be as pure of a rental as it is. But unless Ribeiro or Fisher get traded or hurt, there's no longer a glaring void for him to fill.
Other Hockey Stuff
Hurricane vet the missing piece to another Rangers’ Cup run | New York Post
With what cap room?
Joel Quenneville thinks Blackhawks should target forwards in trades - CBSSports.com
Sure, why not? Rental forward in exchange for a cheap prospect you can use to fill out your roster while paying Toews/Kane $TEXAS? Great idea.
The door is still open for Jonathan Drouin with the Tampa Bay Lightning - Raw Charge
Who doesn't like a good metaphor?
NHL - 2016 World Cup of Hockey - Czech Republic roster projections | ESPN
It's a lesser version of the Russian team, including a lesser defense that features Radko Gudas.
5 Pens Thoughts: Scuderi waived, Polak and Boedker in trade rumors and more - PensBurgh
Realist thoughts: "...and the Penguins already have a depleted prospect system and future draft picks and don't have the ability to win."
BREAKING: Dennis Wideman 20 game suspension upheld by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman - Matchsticks and Gasoline
Either way, the NHL was going to be trashed in this. Might as well protect the refs.
Brian Burke rips NHL's handling of Dennis Wideman suspension - Sportsnet.ca
Sorry about your damn luck.
Karri Ramo, Flames' goaltender, out for season - NHL on CBC Sports - Hockey news, opinion, scores, stats, standings
More bad news in Canada's Texas.
Flint Firebirds Coaches Fired — Again - Todays SlapShot
Stuff is dumb.
Memphis Grizzlies Trade Courtney Lee to Charlotte Hornets as Part of Three-Team Trade with Miami, Acquire Chris "Birdman" Andersen, Second Round Picks - Grizzly Bear Blues
The NBA trade deadline is today, so expect some chaos. The NBA is a fascinating league in which front offices are convinced that a player is a bust 2 years after being drafted as a 19 year old.