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REPORT: Kostitsyn closing in on contract with Avangard Omsk?

While there has been no direct official confirmation from either the Nashville Predators organization or Avangard Omsk, reports are floating that Predators forward Sergei Kostitsyn is close to signing a one-year deal with the team he played with during the most recent lockout.

Game 30: Nashville @ Columbus – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Predators wrap up their five-game road trip with a visit to Nationwide Arena taking on the Columbus Blue Jackets to see who will be in last place in the Central division. This road trip has been a world of hurt for the Predators getting slammed by Vancouver and Calgary and snatching defeat from the […]

Trotz shows patience with Kostitsyn and Smith, and it was the right call

Coach Barry Trotz knew that he was stuck with Craig Smith, a young kid from Madison, and he had to make it work. The timing was ripe for something good to happen for Smith. A player with his skill set isn’t best served playing on a line with grinders and brawlers, but that’s the reality […]

Predators Hand Sharks First Loss of the Year, Win in Shootout 2-1

The mighty have finally fallen and the San Jose Sharks have a single blemish on their superlative start to the 2013 season. The Predators bested the Sharks in a highly contested defensive battle in the shootout giving the Sharks their first loss on the year (7-0-1).

Electing for Arbitration: What is Sergei Kostitsyn Worth?

Another off-season and another Predator player is going into arbitration. For those of you not familiar with the arbitration process sometimes it can be good for a team in order to give them time to hash out a better contract with the player. Other times it is the go-to measure for a player who feels […]