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Nashville Predators Position Previews

The ever-evolving Mattias Ekholm is finally getting paid like a franchise defender in 2022-23 | On the Forecheck
Mattias Ekholm continued to evolve as one of the Predators’ franchise defenders in the 2021-22 season, but can he perform up to the level of his new $6.25 million deal? Bryan explores what this coming season will be for the Swedish blueliner.

Around the League

Bridgestone Arena Named Arena of the Year at 2022 ACM Honors Ceremony
After a year of memorable moments, packed concerts and a return to normalcy—not to mention a first-place performance in global ticket sales—Bridgestone Arena was named Venue of the Year at the 2022 ACM Honors ceremony.

Inside look at New Jersey Devils
Have the New Jersey Devils done enough to be competitive?

World Cup of Hockey expected to return in 2024
This will be epic.

Dumba, Wild looking to get over hump following record-setting season
The Wild might be dangerous this season.

Bellemare using NHL European Player Media Tour to grow hockey in France
"That starts at the grassroots level, more participation in hockey."

What it takes to build a contender |
What does it take to build a contender?

2022 Montreal Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: #23 Frederik Dichow | Eyes On The Prize
"Addressing his biggest weakness and making a splash on the international stage led to a big jump for the goaltender this year."