Game 48: Nashville @ Columbus – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Columbus Blue Jackets have to win this game for consideration in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. They also need Minnesota and/or Detroit to lose their remaining games and Columbus has the possibility to get as high as the 7th spot in the West. The Predators have the ability to get a pick between 2nd and […]

Game 47: Nashville @ Detroit – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The last time the Red Wings and Nashville matched up, the Predators were not mathematically eliminated from playoff contention. It was the unveiling of Filip Forsberg and the Predators would fall 3-0 in front of a sold-out crowd at 501 Broadway. The Red Wings win over the Kings puts them in the final spot for […]

Game 46: Calgary @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

It’s the best of the worst as Calgary comes to town to take on Nashville in the battle of the non-playoff eligible. The Flames are 3 points ahead of the Predators, good for 12th in the Conference. The more Calgary plays spoiler to teams like the Red Wings, whom they beat last Wednesday, the lower […]

Game 45: Nashville @ Chicago – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Chicago Blackhawks are in a word: complete. Claiming the division and conference by a staggering 10 point lead over the Anaheim Ducks, riding a six-game win streak all on the way to a possible President’s Trophy puts Chicago in the driver’s seat to what many experts feel is a lock for the Stanley Cup […]

Game 44: Vancouver @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Canucks come into Bridgestone Arena 4-2-0 in their last six games and are leading the Northwest Division by five points over the Minnesota Wild. Vancouver has the talented offensive forwards with stalwart defense to shut down opponents. They also employ a dangerous one/two punch in net with Luongo and Schneider, both with winning records […]

Game 43: Detroit @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Predators are simply playing out the strand on what most would call a very late training camp, getting a solid glimpse out of the younger players that Nashville has coming up through the Milwaukee system. The fans may also get a look at the newly acquired high draft prospect Filip Forsberg as it is […]

Game 42: Dallas @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Nashville Predators have dropped four games in a row and the Dallas Stars are trying to win as many points as possible to keep their playoff hopes alive while they sit right on the outside of the eighth and final spot, one point behind ninth place Phoenix. While test driving the new faces and […]

Game 41: St. Louis @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Predators and Blues haven’t tussled since February 5th where the Predators took the decision by a healthy margin of 6-1. But oh how the tides have turned as Nashville has a 1.9% chance of making the playoffs and the Blues, along with Detroit, are starting to separate from the 9th and 10th place teams […]

Game 40: Nashville @ Chicago – End of the road?

Nashville dropped to 1-3-2 in their previous six games with a 1-0 loss to the Blackhawks yesterday at Bridgestone Arena. With only nine games remaining for the Predators, they can only take care of their business for the remainder of the final stretch and either hope things pull out in their favor or play spoiler […]

Game 39: Chicago @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Chicago Blackhawks and their loyal traveling fan base are coming to Bridgestone Arena for a double shot of action against the Predators on Saturday and upward to Chicago on Sunday. The Blackhawks come in with a league-leading 58 points and lead the West by three points. Nashville was downed by another in division rival, […]

Game 38: Columbus @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Nashville Predators made one significant move at the trade deadline sending Martin Erat and Michael Latta to the Washington Capitals for highly-rated draft prospect Filip Forsberg. Meanwhile, the Columbus Blue Jackets broke the mold and got Marian Gaborik from the New York Rangers and Blake Comeau from the Calgary Flames. They also traded Steve […]

Game 37: Colorado @ Nashville – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Predators earned a much needed point against the Chicago Blackhawks, but still need to earn the two points from every game while holding the opposition off the scoreboard. It was a hard fought game that saw Chicago jump to a two-goal lead on some bonehead plays (Gill’s icing and Blum’s cheating down low to […]

Game 36: Nashville @ Chicago – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Nashville Predators and Chicago Blackhawks are facing off for only the second time this year. While this may be a blessing to the Predators to not face the mighty Blackhawks too often early, it’ll be a true test to see if Nashville is playoff ready/worthy after they play Chicago four more times before the […]

Game 35: Nashville @ Colorado – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The last early afternoon showdown between the Avalanche and the Predators resulted in what could have been a thorough spanking from Colorado that turned into a 6-5 win for the Avs after what some view as a questionable non-call earlier in the game. The Predators battled hard but to no avail, similar to what happened […]