Gameday notes, Nashville vs Calgary

With a 2-0 start in the books, the Nashville Predators will take on Sean Monohan and the Calgary Flames tonight at 7pm local time. Really no surprise, but do not expect any lineup changes when the puck is dropped at Bridgestone Arena. As reported by Brooks Bratten the morning skate lines were as followed: Foward…

What to watch for: Season opener 2014

Earlier this week the Predators opening night lineup was announced. Starting off the season the Nashville Predators will begin with 13 fowards, 7 defenseman, and 2 goalies. Beginning the season on injured reserve will be fowards; Matt Cullen, and Viktor Stalberg. Goalies: Pekka Rinne, and Carter Hutton Fowards: James Neal, Mike Ribeiro, Filip Forsberg, Gabriel…

Final thoughts on preseason

As preseason comes to an end, with 1 game remaining against the Columbus Blue Jackets, it looks as if the Nashville Predators have some intriguing questions surrounding the current roster. With Taylor Beck on a one-way deal, and requiring waivers to be sent to Milwaukee it is imminent that the 2009 3rd round draft pick (70th…

Training camp, preseason thoughts

The Nashville Predators will play in their first preseason game tomorrow against the Tampa Bay Lightning, and many are excited to see the new up-tempo offense run by new head coach Peter Laviolette. So far in training camp it has been very clear this is a new era for the Predators, and the “dump and chase” system…

Player preview: Shea Weber

Shea Weber is arguably the best defenseman in the world today, he is the absolute complete package. He excels in the defensive zone, he is a great skater for a man his size, protects the puck very well, and is very intimidating to opposing players at 6’4 235 lbs, he plays a mans game. Last…