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Nashville Predators News

#ThrowbackThursday: Worst Trades of the Decade - On the Forecheck
Nick does a great job of looking at some of the not-so-good trades made by General Manager David Poile over the last decade.

Nashville Predators 3, Buffalo Sabres 4 Game Recap: Preds Shut Down by Sabres - On the Forecheck
You watch it if you missed it...there was some good offense, but skip the last ten minutes or so, it was mostly just the Predators standing around watching the world burn.

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Super 16: Flames rise in power rankings

Ovechkin, Backstrom expected by owner to finish careers with Capitals
Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom will play their entire NHL careers with the Washington Capitals if owner Ted Leonsis has things the way he wants them.

Sharks get 'fresh voice' in Boughner as coach
I think the San Jose Sharks want this to turn out like it did for the St. Louis Blues last year.

NHL Trade Rumors: Sabres Bogosian requests trade
Veteran defender Zach Bogosian must be tired of the healthy scratch seat. I can understand, especially with them icing 7 defenders against the Predators last night.

Tim Thomas details brain damage from hockey
This should serve as a dire warning to anyone who thinks head injuries aren't a big deal.

The top 30 unrestricted free agents of 2020 - TheHockeyNews
Well, Mikael Granlund is on here and they're pretty sure he'll be as good as he was if he goes somewhere else...what does that tell you?

What comes next for Peter DeBoer? A look at five potential NHL landing spots - TheHockeyNews
Because you know a recently-fired NHL coach HAS TO coach in the NHL again, right?

IceDogs vs. Knights postponed after goalie seriously cut in leg by skate
Niagara IceDogs goalie Tucker Tynan is stable and in surgery after being severely cut in the leg by a skate during Thursday night's game against the London Knights, the IceDogs announced. WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO