30-10-2016 Craig Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Craig Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Smith was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 369 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 99 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 10 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 0 PIM.


29-10-2016 Felix Girard resumes full training.
Milwaukee Admirals center Felix Girard has resumed full training after his injury.

28-10-2016 Trevor Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Trevor Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Smith, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 106 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 11 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 10 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 5+0=5 with 2 PIM.


28-10-2016 Stefan Elliott frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Stefan Elliott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stefan Elliott was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 16 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 10 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+6=6 with 12 PIM.


28-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Evgeni Kuznetsov is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Victor Rask has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Tomas Plekanec has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Craig Smith has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Ryan Johansen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Marek Mazanec hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-10-2016 Jonas Gunnarsson frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Jonas Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jonas Gunnarsson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


27-10-2016 Felix Girard injured.
Felix Girard of Milwaukee Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Lowell Lock Monsters. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, he said after the game in the dressing room.

26-10-2016 Anthony Bitetto resumes full training.
Milwaukee Admirals defenseman Anthony Bitetto has resumed full training after his injury.

25-10-2016 Miikka Salomäki frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Miikka Salomäki feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Miikka Salomäki was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 71 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 5 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 9 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


24-10-2016 Kevin Fiala resumes full training.
Milwaukee Admirals left wing Kevin Fiala has resumed full training after his injury.

23-10-2016 Anthony Bitetto frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Anthony Bitetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Anthony Bitetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 5 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 7 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


22-10-2016 John Carlson frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman John Carlson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, John Carlson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 461 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 179 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 0 PIM.


21-10-2016 P.K. Subban frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, P.K. Subban was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 441 NHL games during his career, notching 64 goals and adding 220 assists along with 534 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+5=6 with 2 PIM.


21-10-2016 Miikka Salomäki frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Miikka Salomäki feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Miikka Salomäki was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 69 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 5 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 7 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


21-10-2016 Stuart Percy frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Stuart Percy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stuart Percy was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 12 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 3 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 7 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


21-10-2016 Matt Niskanen frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Matt Niskanen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Matt Niskanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 662 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 187 assists along with 351 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


21-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pekka Rinne is playing well with 3 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 3 goals. Ryan Johansen is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak.

Who's cold

Tomas Plekanec has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Craig Smith has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Calle Jarnkrok has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Marek Mazanec hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Evgeni Kuznetsov has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-10-2016 Anthony Bitetto resumes light training.
Milwaukee Admirals defenseman Anthony Bitetto has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

21-10-2016 Media glorifies the Nashville Predators
The media is impressed by the team's 7 game winning streak. Much of the credit is granted to the good work of general manager . and headcoach Barry Trotz

21-10-2016 Anthony Bitetto injured.
Anthony Bitetto of Milwaukee Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Sometimes you have to take a hit like that for the team, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

21-10-2016 Kevin Fiala injured.
Kevin Fiala of Milwaukee Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he said after the game.

19-10-2016 Mike Fisher frustrated
Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Fisher was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 1022 NHL games during his career, notching 258 goals and adding 286 assists along with 754 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center has played 6 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


19-10-2016 Stefan Elliott frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Stefan Elliott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stefan Elliott was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 16 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 6 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


17-10-2016 Craig Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Craig Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Smith was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 364 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 96 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 5 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


17-10-2016 Jonas Gunnarsson frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Jonas Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jonas Gunnarsson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


17-10-2016 Media glorifies the Nashville Predators
The media is impressed by the team's 5 game winning streak. Much of the credit is granted to the good work of general manager . and headcoach Barry Trotz

16-10-2016 Pekka Rinne frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Pekka Rinne was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 8th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 451 NHL games during his career, booking 42 career shutouts and allowing 1029 goals. The 33 year old goaltender has played 4 games with the Nashville Predators this season, allowing 6 goals on 91 while booking 2 shutouts.


16-10-2016 Matt Niskanen frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Matt Niskanen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Matt Niskanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 659 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 187 assists along with 351 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


15-10-2016 Mike Fisher resumes full training.
Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher has resumed full training after his arm injury.

15-10-2016 Harry Zolnierczyk resumes full training.
Milwaukee Admirals left wing Harry Zolnierczyk has resumed full training after his injury.

14-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pekka Rinne is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 0 goals. P.K. Subban is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Filip Forsberg is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. John Carlson is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Mike Fisher remains sidelined with arm injury.



14-10-2016 Mike Fisher injured.
Mike Fisher (NAS) suffered arm injury during the game in an incident with Chris Kunitz (FLA). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he commented from the trainers bench.

13-10-2016 Matthew Carle injured.
Matthew Carle (NAS) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Brad Malone (WSH). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he said to the press.

12-10-2016 Petter Granberg frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Petter Granberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Petter Granberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 4th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 19 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 2 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


11-10-2016 Max Gortz frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Max Gortz feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Max Gortz was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 2 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


11-10-2016 John Carlson frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman John Carlson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, John Carlson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 456 NHL games during his career, notching 53 goals and adding 175 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


10-10-2016 Petter Granberg frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Petter Granberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Petter Granberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 4th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 19 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 2 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


10-10-2016 Harry Zolnierczyk resumes light training.
Milwaukee Admirals left wing Harry Zolnierczyk has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

9-10-2016 Ryan Johansen frustrated
Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Johansen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 353 NHL games during his career, notching 88 goals and adding 141 assists along with 180 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2016 Calle Jarnkrok frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Calle Jarnkrok feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Calle Jarnkrok was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 169 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 33 assists along with 38 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


9-10-2016 Trevor Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Trevor Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Smith, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 106 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 11 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 2 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


9-10-2016 Felix Girard resumes full training.
Milwaukee Admirals center Felix Girard has resumed full training after his injury.

8-10-2016 Cody Bass frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Cody Bass feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cody Bass was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 68 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 4 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


8-10-2016 Max Gortz frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Max Gortz feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Max Gortz was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 2 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 2 PIM.


8-10-2016 Matt Niskanen frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Matt Niskanen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Matt Niskanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 657 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 186 assists along with 351 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-10-2016 Colin Wilson frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Colin Wilson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Colin Wilson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 434 NHL games during his career, notching 83 goals and adding 120 assists along with 106 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


7-10-2016 Player of the week: Filip Forsberg (L)
NHL has awarded Filip Forsberg (L) of Nashville Predators as Player Of The Week He registered 2 goals and 2 assists for 4 points in 2 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Sweden, Filip Forsberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 184 NHL games during his career, notching 62 goals and adding 75 assists along with 75 penalty minutes. The 22 year old left wing has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 0 PIM.


7-10-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Victor Rask is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. P.K. Subban is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Filip Forsberg is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-10-2016 Francis Pare agrees on a contract.
Francis Pare has signed a one year deal with the Milwaukee Admirals. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

6-10-2016 Jeff Glass agrees on a contract.
Jeff Glass has signed a one year deal with the Milwaukee Admirals. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

6-10-2016 Felix Girard injured.
Felix Girard of Milwaukee Admirals suffered thigh injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

6-10-2016 Harry Zolnierczyk injured.
Harry Zolnierczyk of Milwaukee Admirals suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It will hard to watch from the stands for a week, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

4-10-2016 Matthew Carle frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Matthew Carle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Matthew Carle was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 724 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 237 assists along with 251 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


3-10-2016 Matthew Carle frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Matthew Carle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Matthew Carle was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 724 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 237 assists along with 251 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


3-10-2016 Austin Watson frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Austin Watson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Austin Watson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 63 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 7 assists along with 32 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


2-10-2016 Yannick Weber frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Yannick Weber feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Yannick Weber was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 274 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 48 assists along with 122 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


1-10-2016 Yannick Weber frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Yannick Weber feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Yannick Weber was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 274 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 48 assists along with 122 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


1-10-2016 Adam Payerl frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Adam Payerl feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Adam Payerl, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


30-9-2016 Marek Mazanec frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Marek Mazanec feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Marek Mazanec was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 27 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 68 goals. The 25 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-9-2016 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Carey PriceBBB29Montreal Canadiens
Jonathan QuickBB-B-30Los Angeles Kings
Ben BishopB-B-B-29Tampa Bay Lightning
Braden HoltbyB-B-B-27Washington Capitals
Tuukka RaskB-B-B-29Boston Bruins
Henrik LundqvistB-B-B-34New York Rangers
Pekka RinneB-B-B-33Nashville Predators
Cory SchneiderB-B-B-30New Jersey Devils
Corey CrawfordB-B-B-31Chicago Blackhawks
Sergei BobrovskyB-B-B-28Columbus Blue Jackets
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Shea WeberBBB31Montreal Canadiens
Brent BurnsAB-B31San Jose Sharks
Duncan KeithBB-B-33Chicago Blackhawks
Drew DoughtyB-BB-26Los Angeles Kings
Ryan SuterB-BB-31Tampa Bay Lightning
P.K. SubbanA-B-B-27Nashville Predators
Roman JosiBB-B-26Washington Capitals
Erik KarlssonAB-B-26Ottawa Senators
Brent SeabrookCBB-31Chicago Blackhawks
Oliver Ekman-LarssonBB-B-25Calgary Flames
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jamie BennAB-B27Dallas Stars
Alex OvechkinAB-B31Washington Capitals
Gabriel LandeskogB-B-B-23Colorado Avalanche
Jakub VoracekA-B-B-27Philadelphia Flyers
Brandon SaadB-B-B-23Carolina Hurricanes
Max PaciorettyBB-B-27Edmonton Oilers
Andrew LaddB-B-B-30New York Islanders
Brad MarchandB-B-B-28Boston Bruins
Johnny GaudreauBCB-23Calgary Flames
Nick FolignoB-B-B-28St. Louis Blues
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sidney CrosbyAB-B29Pittsburgh Penguins
Steven StamkosAB-B26Minnesota Wild
Jonathan ToewsB-B-B28Los Angeles Kings
John TavaresA-CB26Columbus Blue Jackets
David KrejciA-B-B-30Boston Bruins
Henrik ZetterbergBB-B-35Calgary Flames
Anze KopitarBB-B-29Chicago Blackhawks
Claude GirouxBB-B-28Philadelphia Flyers
Nicklas BäckströmA-B-B-28Washington Capitals
Ryan GetzlafBB-B-31Tampa Bay Lightning
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Patrick KaneACB27Chicago Blackhawks
Tyler SeguinAB-B24Dallas Stars
Joe PavelskiBB-B-32San Jose Sharks
Rick NashBCB-32New York Rangers
Vladimir TarasenkoA-B-B-24St. Louis Blues
Mark StoneB-B-B-24Ottawa Senators
Phil KesselA-CB-28Montreal Canadiens
Ondrej PalatB-B-B-25Carolina Hurricanes
T.J. OshieB-B-B-29Washington Capitals
Corey PerryBB-B-31Tampa Bay Lightning


30-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-9-2016 Colin Wilson frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Colin Wilson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Colin Wilson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 440 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 125 assists along with 106 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 4+6=10 with 0 PIM.


29-9-2016 Evgeni Kuznetsov frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Evgeni Kuznetsov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Evgeni Kuznetsov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 187 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 92 assists along with 66 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 8 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 4 PIM.


27-9-2016 Calle Jarnkrok frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Calle Jarnkrok feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Calle Jarnkrok was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 175 NHL games during his career, notching 29 goals and adding 35 assists along with 36 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 8 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 4+3=7 with 0 PIM.


27-9-2016 Max Gortz frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Max Gortz feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Max Gortz was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


25-9-2016 Tomas Plekanec frustrated
Nashville Predators center Tomas Plekanec feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Tomas Plekanec was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 846 NHL games during his career, notching 217 goals and adding 338 assists along with 476 penalty minutes. The 33 year old center has played 3 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


24-9-2016 Evgeni Kuznetsov resumes light training.
Nashville Predators right wing Evgeni Kuznetsov has resumed light training after his head injury and is listed day to day.

24-9-2016 Evgeni Kuznetsov injured.
Evgeni Kuznetsov (NAS) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Adam Lowry (ATL). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. Of course, spending a week or so nursing your injury can take you off your game, he said to the press.

23-9-2016 Mike Fisher frustrated
Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Fisher was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 1022 NHL games during his career, notching 259 goals and adding 287 assists along with 752 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center has played 6 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


23-9-2016 Pontus Aberg uncertain about future
Pontus Aberg wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

23-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pekka Rinne is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 3 goals. Colin Wilson is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Craig Smith is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Victor Rask has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Filip Forsberg has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Marek Mazanec hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-9-2016 Jaynen Rissling uncertain about future
Jaynen Rissling wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

19-9-2016 Yannick Weber frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Yannick Weber feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Switzerland, Yannick Weber was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 275 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 49 assists along with 122 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


16-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

John Carlson is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-9-2016 Nashville Predators trade
Nashville Predators traded Ryan Ellis to Carolina Hurricanes for Victor Rask

16-9-2016 Nashville Predators trade
Nashville Predators traded Mike Ribeiro and NAS's round 3 pick in 2017 to Pittsburgh Penguins for Tim Erixon and Stuart Percy

16-9-2016 Nashville Predators trade
Nashville Predators traded Dante Fabbro to Montreal Canadiens for Tomas Plekanec

15-9-2016 Cody Bass frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Cody Bass feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cody Bass was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 66 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


15-9-2016 Jonas Gunnarsson frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Jonas Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jonas Gunnarsson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


14-9-2016 Mike Fisher frustrated
Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Fisher was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 1019 NHL games during his career, notching 258 goals and adding 286 assists along with 752 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center has played 3 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


12-9-2016 Pekka Rinne frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Pekka Rinne was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 8th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 450 NHL games during his career, booking 40 career shutouts and allowing 1031 goals. The 33 year old goaltender has played 3 games with the Nashville Predators this season, allowing 8 goals on 64 while booking 0 shutouts.


12-9-2016 Petter Granberg frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Petter Granberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Petter Granberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 4th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 19 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


11-9-2016 Cody Bass frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Cody Bass feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cody Bass was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 66 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


9-9-2016 Miikka Salomäki frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Miikka Salomäki feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Miikka Salomäki was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 64 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 6 assists along with 28 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 2 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


9-9-2016 Anthony Bitetto frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Anthony Bitetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Anthony Bitetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 5 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


9-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-9-2016 Stefan Elliott frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Stefan Elliott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stefan Elliott was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 16 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


6-9-2016 Trevor Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Trevor Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Smith, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 107 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 11 assists along with 20 penalty minutes. The 31 year old left wing has played 1 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


4-9-2016 Matthew Carle frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Matthew Carle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Matthew Carle was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 724 NHL games during his career, notching 45 goals and adding 237 assists along with 251 penalty minutes. The 31 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


3-9-2016 Mike Ribeiro frustrated
Nashville Predators center Mike Ribeiro feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Ribeiro was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 1028 NHL games during his career, notching 224 goals and adding 544 assists along with 563 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


3-9-2016 Calle Jarnkrok frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Calle Jarnkrok feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Calle Jarnkrok was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 167 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 32 assists along with 36 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


2-9-2016 Harry Zolnierczyk frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Harry Zolnierczyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Harry Zolnierczyk, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 60 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 4 assists along with 83 penalty minutes. The 29 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


2-9-2016 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-8-2016 Mike Ribeiro frustrated
Nashville Predators center Mike Ribeiro feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Ribeiro was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 1028 NHL games during his career, notching 224 goals and adding 544 assists along with 563 penalty minutes. The 36 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


31-8-2016 Frédérick Gaudreau frustrated
Nashville Predators center Frédérick Gaudreau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Frédérick Gaudreau, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2016 Max Gortz frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Max Gortz feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Max Gortz was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


30-8-2016 Ryan Johansen frustrated
Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Johansen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 351 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 140 assists along with 180 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


30-8-2016 Stefan Elliott frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Stefan Elliott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stefan Elliott was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 16 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


30-8-2016 Marek Mazanec frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Marek Mazanec feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Marek Mazanec was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 27 NHL games during his career, booking 2 career shutouts and allowing 68 goals. The 25 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


30-6-2016 Training camp preview
Nashville Predators will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Nashville Predators and Milwaukee Admirals:
- Mike Ribeiro C
- Mike Fisher C
- Matthew Carle D
- Pekka Rinne G
- P.K. Subban D
- Colin Wilson L
- Craig Smith R
- Ryan Johansen C
- Ryan Ellis D
- Yannick Weber D
- Filip Forsberg L
- Calle Jarnkrok R
- Matt Irwin D
- Trevor Smith L
- Stefan Elliott D
- Cody Bass R
- Austin Watson R
- Miikka Salomäki L
- Viktor Arvidsson R
- Harry Zolnierczyk L
- Colton Sissons R
- Petter Granberg D
- Anthony Bitetto D
- Marek Mazanec G
- Kevin Fiala L
- Adam Payerl R
- Juuse Saros G
- Iakov Trenin C
- Alexandre Carrier D
- Anthony Richard C
- Jack Dougherty D
- Justin Kirkland L
- Vladislav Kamenev C
- Trevor Murphy D
- Felix Girard C
- Jonathan-Ismael Diaby D
- Frédérick Gaudreau C
- Jaynen Rissling D
- Max Gortz R
- Pontus Aberg R
- Jonas Gunnarsson G
- Taylor Aronson D
- Mike Liambas L
- Matt Niskanen D
- John Carlson D
- Evgeni Kuznetsov C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Ryan Ellis D
- Filip Forsberg L
- Matt Irwin D
- Viktor Arvidsson R
- Juuse Saros G
- Iakov Trenin C
- Anthony Richard C
- Jack Dougherty D
- Vladislav Kamenev C
- Jonathan-Ismael Diaby D
- Evgeni Kuznetsov C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Mike Ribeiro C
- Pekka Rinne G
- Yannick Weber D
- Calle Jarnkrok R
- Austin Watson R
- Adam Payerl R
- Justin Kirkland L
- Max Gortz R
- Pontus Aberg R
- Matt Niskanen D


27-6-2016 P.K. Subban frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, P.K. Subban was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 434 NHL games during his career, notching 63 goals and adding 215 assists along with 532 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


25-6-2016 Colin Wilson frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Colin Wilson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Colin Wilson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 432 NHL games during his career, notching 83 goals and adding 119 assists along with 106 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


25-6-2016 Austin Watson frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Austin Watson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Austin Watson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 63 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 7 assists along with 32 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2016 Iakov Trenin returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Iakov Trenin has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Alexandre Carrier returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Alexandre Carrier has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Anthony Richard returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Anthony Richard has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Jack Dougherty returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Jack Dougherty has returned to the team.

25-6-2016 Justin Kirkland returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Justin Kirkland has returned to the team.

24-6-2016 Craig Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Craig Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Smith was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 359 NHL games during his career, notching 86 goals and adding 95 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


24-6-2016 Cody Bass frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Cody Bass feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cody Bass was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 66 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 3 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


23-6-2016 Frédérick Gaudreau frustrated
Nashville Predators center Frédérick Gaudreau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Frédérick Gaudreau, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


24-6-2016 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2016 Stefan Elliott agrees on a contract.
Stefan Elliott has signed a $950,000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Stefan Elliott was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 84 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 16 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


23-6-2016 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2016 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2016 Mike Ribeiro uncertain about future
Mike Ribeiro wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Mike Fisher uncertain about future
Mike Fisher wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Matthew Carle uncertain about future
Matthew Carle wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Pekka Rinne uncertain about future
Pekka Rinne wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 P.K. Subban uncertain about future
P.K. Subban wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Colin Wilson uncertain about future
Colin Wilson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Craig Smith uncertain about future
Craig Smith wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Ryan Johansen uncertain about future
Ryan Johansen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Ryan Ellis uncertain about future
Ryan Ellis wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Yannick Weber uncertain about future
Yannick Weber wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Calle Jarnkrok uncertain about future
Calle Jarnkrok wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Matt Irwin uncertain about future
Matt Irwin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Trevor Smith uncertain about future
Trevor Smith wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Stefan Elliott uncertain about future
Stefan Elliott wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Cody Bass uncertain about future
Cody Bass wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Austin Watson uncertain about future
Austin Watson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Miikka Salomäki uncertain about future
Miikka Salomäki wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Viktor Arvidsson uncertain about future
Viktor Arvidsson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Harry Zolnierczyk uncertain about future
Harry Zolnierczyk wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Petter Granberg uncertain about future
Petter Granberg wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Anthony Bitetto uncertain about future
Anthony Bitetto wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Marek Mazanec uncertain about future
Marek Mazanec wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Adam Payerl uncertain about future
Adam Payerl wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Frédérick Gaudreau uncertain about future
Frédérick Gaudreau wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Max Gortz uncertain about future
Max Gortz wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Jonas Gunnarsson uncertain about future
Jonas Gunnarsson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Taylor Aronson uncertain about future
Taylor Aronson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Mike Liambas uncertain about future
Mike Liambas wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Matt Niskanen uncertain about future
Matt Niskanen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 John Carlson uncertain about future
John Carlson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Evgeni Kuznetsov uncertain about future
Evgeni Kuznetsov wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2016 Taylor Aronson agrees on a contract.
Taylor Aronson has signed a $700 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Taylor Aronson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


21-6-2016 Nashville Predators trade
Nashville Predators traded James Neal, Roman Josi and Mattias Ekholm to Washington Capitals for Matt Niskanen, John Carlson and Evgeni Kuznetsov

A native of USA, Matt Niskanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 655 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 186 assists along with 351 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.

A native of USA, John Carlson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 454 NHL games during his career, notching 53 goals and adding 175 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.

A native of Russia, Evgeni Kuznetsov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 179 NHL games during his career, notching 34 goals and adding 89 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Canada, James Neal was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 2nd round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 562 NHL games during his career, notching 215 goals and adding 195 assists along with 471 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.

A native of Switzerland, Roman Josi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 334 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 138 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Sweden, Mattias Ekholm was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 227 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 46 assists along with 106 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


Eastside Hockey Manager