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Predators sign Ryan Ellis to 8-year, $50 million contract extension: report

The Predators and top defenseman Ryan Ellis have agreed to an eight-year, $50 million contract extension, reports TSN. The deal locks in one of the …


The equipment Henrik Lundqvist plans to use in his outdoor charity game

Henrik Lundqvist and Mats Zuccarello are putting on an outdoor charity game in Oslo. Norway this season.<p>Lundqvist will wear a custom mask and pads …

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Predators sign Hamhuis to 2-year, $2.5M contract

The Nashville Predators have added another piece to their already loaded defense corps, signing unrestricted free agent Dan Hamhuis to a two-year, …

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Avalanche vs. Predators - Game Summary - April 20, 2018 - ESPN

Team Stats<p>Game Information<p>Bridgestone Arena<p>9:45 PM, April 20, 2018Coverage: NBCSN<p>Nashville, TN 37250<p>Line: NSH -330<p>Over/Under: 6<p>Attendance: …

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Draft notebook: Swedish prospects benefit from pro experience

Rasmus Dahlin may be the top-ranked Swedish defenseman available in the upcoming NHL Draft, but he's hardly alone. On NHL Central Scouting Service's</b> …

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Nashville Predators: Mattias Ekholm and his Trusted Defense

Among a core of top-level defenders, Nashville Predators’ Mattias Ekholm is often overlooked. But, he is crucial to the team.<p>The 2017-2018 season was …


Jets vs. Predators - Game Summary - May 10, 2018 - ESPN

Team Stats<p>Game Information<p>Bridgestone Arena<p>8:00 PM, May 10, 2018Coverage: NBCSN<p>Nashville, TN 37250<p>Line: NSH -148<p>Over/Under: 5.5<p>Attendance: …

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World Championship Update: Seven Preds to Face Off in Semifinals

Seven of the eight Preds who began the day with a quarterfinal contest at the World Championship are moving on.<p>The United States, Canada, Sweden and …

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Josi, Forsberg, Arvidsson headline 7 Preds heading to World Championship

A number of the Nashville Predators' core players have elected not to hang up their skates just yet.<p>A day after being eliminated in a blowout Game 7 …

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Several Nashville Predators Heading To IIHF World Championship

<b>8:05pm:</b> <b>Roman Josi</b> and <b>Kevin Fiala</b> will both also be journeying to Denmark to play for Switzerland, raising the total to seven Predators who will be in …

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Mattias Ekholm on Predators’ Game 7 loss to Jets: ‘Tonight wasn’t our night’

Mattias Ekholm on Predators' Game 7 loss to Jets: 'Tonight wasn't our night'

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Mattias Ekholm: ‘There’s no panicking at all’ after Predators drop Game 1 to Jets

Mattias Ekholm: 'There's no panicking at all' after Predators drop Game 1 to Jets

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Predators' Mattias Ekholm: Records plus-4 rating in rout -

Ekholm continued to dazzle in the plus/minus category with a plus-4 rating and scored a goal in a 5-0 victory over the Avalanche on Sunday. The …

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Mattias Ekholm scores icebreaker for Predators vs. Avalanche in Game 6

Mattias Ekholm rips a shot past Andew Hammond to give the Predators a 1-0 lead in the first period of Game 6.

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Predators Ryan Hartman suspended for Game 5 after hit on Soderberg

Nashville Predators winger, Ryan Hartman, was suspended for one game earlier today by NHL Player Safety for his hit on Carl Soderberg in Game 4.<p>Game …

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Laviolette Believes Experience Will Help Push Preds Through Playoffs

When Filip Forsberg stepped onto the Bridgestone Arena ice back in April of 2015 for Game 1 against Chicago, he was doing so in the postseason for …

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WATCH LIVE: Nashville Predators vs. Washington Capitals

<b>Watch Live On NBCSN</b><p><b>Nashville Predators</b><p><b>Forwards</b><p>Filip Forsberg – Ryan Johansen – Viktor Arvidsson<p>Kevin Fiala – Kyle Turris – Craig Smith<p>Colton Sissons …

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Projected Lineup: Wild vs. Predators

The Nashville Predators start their final home stand of the season by hosting the Minnesota Wild (tonight at 7 p.m. CT).<p>The Preds (48-16-11) have …

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Mike Harrington: Predators live up to billing, look like Cup favorite

The Nashville Predators are no flash in the pan. They've been building, building and building to the point where they're now the best team in the NHL …

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Predators' plan to tweak lineup, rest players has big picture in mind

CLOSE<p>The Predators are tied with the Tampa Bay Lightning with 100 points, but have played one fewer game.<p>DENVER — Two weeks ago, the Predators …

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Fantasy Pick'Em: Barrie has high upside against Blackhawks

<i> covers DraftKings NHL Pick'Em contests by providing advice within certain player tiers. These targets can be used as a basis for your roster</i> …

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Edmonton Oilers | Should Chiarelli & McLellan Be Fired?

With the 2017-18 season coming to a close shortly, the Edmonton Oilers are faced with some tough decisions on where to go from here. The team …


Nashville Predators Top Three Step Up Against Avalanche

No Roman Josi, no problem. The Nashville Predators were without their fearless leader during the matinee game on Sunday afternoon. Fans worried as …

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Pekka Rinne notches milestone in Predators' rout

Ron Hextall entered his fifth draft as Flyers general manager with nine selections and left Dallas making eight of them — a pretty typical draft …

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Place your March Madness money on Vacated

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper thrilled the home crowd and surely made his father proud, winning the All-Star Home Run Derby on Monday night with an …

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Jordan Bell scrimmages with Warriors, inches closer to return

Jordan Bell scrimmages with Warriors, inches closer to return<p>AP<p>OAKLAND -- Jordan Bell, who has missed the past five weeks, participated in a …

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Report: Predators 'chatted' with Sens about Karlsson

David Poile, the man responsible for building the deepest defensive corps in the NHL, has apparently looked into adding the game's most electrifying …

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NHL Playoff Race: The teams still in it and the teams that are out of it

<i>Be sure to visit and NBC Olympic Talk for full hockey coverage from PyeongChang.</i><p>With only about one quarter of the 2017-18 NHL …


Nashville Predators: Predators Try Not To Make OT Loses A Hab-it

Road trips can be tough and the Nashville Predators must be excited to get it over with. Filip Forsberg will look to make an impact in his first game …

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