1. Nashville Predators: Why Not Making a Move at Deadline Was the Right Move

    While others are determining who are the winners and losers of the annual NHL trade deadline, I can't help but image that the results of that won't likely be fully discovered until sometime in the future, maybe even as early June approaches...

    Mike MacDonald Written by Mike MacDonald about over 3 years ago 347 reads 3 comments

  2. Ottawa Senators Re-Sign Chris Phillips To a Three-Year Extension

    The Ottawa Senators are feeling that veteran defenseman Chris Phillips is a necessary cog for their future rebuilding plans. The 32-year-old Phillips signed a three-year contract extension late Sunday night to remain a Senator...

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  3. Nashville Predators' Blake Geoffrion Becomes NHL's First 4th-Generation Player

    Blake Geoffrion 's grandfather was the legendary Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion, who starred for the Montreal Canadiens from 1950 to '64 before finishing his playing career with the New York Rangers from 1966 to '68...

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  4. NHL Trade Rumors: 3 Teams That Will Make Savvy Deals at the Deadline

    It's almost here. The 2011 NHL trade deadline is just one day away. Does it feel like Christmas Eve? Maybe not, but for most hockey fans it could be. The fact that their team could receive a gift come tomorrow at 3 p...

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  5. Nashville Predators Make Room for Jonathon Blum, Deal Alexander Sulzer To Panthers

    With the trade deadline only a few short days away, many Predators fans, as well as the hockey pundits of the world, were mentioning that the Preds could use another defenseman...

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  6. NHL Trade Speculation: Hawks' Brent Seabrook Rumored to Sign Extension

    Crazy time that is the NHL trade deadline. While most teams consider trades that would assist their chances of moving forward towards the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs and beyond, ...

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  7. Nashville Predators Center Marcel Goc Out, GM Polie Working Phones

    Reports out of Nashville say that Predators center Marcel Goc is done for the season. Goc, who was on pace to have one of his best offensive campaigns, had enjoyed success while playing with Sergei Kostitsyn and Patric Hornqvist...

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  8. NHL Trade Rumors: 3 NHL Stars in Need of Help This Trade Deadline and Beyond

    Let's look past the salary dumps and the potential free agent implications that most NHL trade deadlines seem to focus on, and let's see if there is any help out there for some of these NHL elite players...

    Mike MacDonald Written by Mike MacDonald about over 3 years ago 2,180 reads 4 comments

  9. NHL Trade Rumors: Predators Still Looking As Deadline Approaches

    With the acquisition of Mike Fisher already paying off dividends, Nashville Predators general manager David Poile will be looking to see who exactly is available over the next six days...

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  10. NHL Trade Rumors: 10 Players Most Impacted By Dustin Byfuglien's Contract

    When Dustin Byfuglien was traded by the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks there was a deep feeling that the Atlanta Thrashers were about to get a player who could provide to be a cornerstone to their franchise...

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  11. NHL Trade Rumors: 3 Teams That Are Not Looking To Make Any Trades at Deadline

    Arguably, the trade deadline has become one of the National Hockey League's crown jewels in terms of driving fan and media interests...

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  12. NHL Trade Deadline: 3 Surprising Teams That Could Make Major Moves at Deadline

    The NHL Trade deadline is a mere 14 days away and there seems to be an interesting array of players eligible to be traded...

    Mike MacDonald Written by Mike MacDonald about over 3 years ago 5,344 reads 7 comments

  13. NHL Trade Deadline: A Busy Time For the Leagues Equipment Managers

    With 15 days to go until the National Hockey League trade deadline, there will be much speculation as to who goes where and who goes there. The focus will be on those who make and break the trades as well as the immediate impact of these acquisitions...

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  14. NHL Trade Deadline: A Look at Past Deals From 2005-2010

    There are 16 days until the National Hockey League deadline for trades occurs. On February 28th, at 3pm eastern standard time, the trade period for the 2010-11 season will end...

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  15. Nashville Predators: Mike Fisher Trade Makes Prefect Sense

    With the Nashville Predators acquisition of center Mike Fisher from the Ottawa Senators on Thursday, the Predators fill a huge need at center. The lost of centers Matthew Lombardi and Cal O'Reilly have added more than 75 man games lost...

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  16. NHL Trade Rumors: Potential New Homes for Stephen Weiss

    What do Ilya Kovalchuk, Jason Spezza, Mikko Koivu, Pascal Leclaire and Ales Hemsky have in common with Stephen Weiss? If you guessed that they were all first round draft choices in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, you are correct...

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  17. NHL Trade Rumors: Tomas Vokoun and the Florida Panthers' Top Trade Targets

    The National Hockey League trade deadline is more that a few weeks away and the chatter once again has picked up. While there are many rumors swirling around, some players just can't seem to dodge the NHL rumor mills...

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  18. NHL Trade Rumors: 10 Big-Time Prospects Who Could Be Dealt at the Deadline

    There are those teams that draft well and there are those that develop well. We seem to see the same teams over and over again that are the those teams that can do neither any justice...

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  19. 2011 NHL Mock Draft of the New All-Star Game Format

    A new era has been ushered in as the National Hockey League will introduce a new All-Star game format in time for this season's All-Star weekend...

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  20. NHL All-Star Game: 10 Captains Who Got Snubbed

    When NHL vice president Brendan Shanahan introduced a new NHL All-Star game format early this season, many fans felt the NHL was attempting to make the annual All-Star game more ...

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  21. NHL Has Homework To Do Before Landing a Major US TV Deal

    They say timing is everything. After years of being ignored and ridiculed, the NHL is poised to reap the benefits of a major US television deal—something that could very ...

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  22. Nashville Predators' Streaky Season Continues With West Coast Sweep

    Hang on to your hats Predators fans as the 2010-11 season continues to be one of many ups and downs. The boys from Smashville arrived back home after there second west coast trip ...

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  23. Nashville Predators' Brutal Janaury Schedule Could Leave Season in the Balance

    The Predators were able to end 2010 on a winning note with a 4-1 win in Minnesota on New Year's Eve. The win snapped a five-game losing streak that had sent the upward-bound Preds tumbling down the Western Conference standings...

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  24. Tough Times Ahead For Nashville Predators As Injuries Consume Club; Claim Svatos

    It has been an amazing season so far for the Nashville Predators. Two big winning streaks, two big losing streaks, injuries and frustration, goaltending being good and bad and now a player who has reached out for help...

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  25. NHL Winter Classic: Top 10 Venues for Next Year's Game and Beyond

    The Winter Classic has become a event like no other in North American professional sports. Once a season, the NHL plays a game in the outdoor conditions in their best attempt to recreate the origins of the sport of hockey...

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