Nashville Predators http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29007/all en UPDATE 1-NHL-Predators dethrone Kings in shootout http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/nhl-predators-dethrone-kings-shootout <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Nashville outblock Los Angeles 24-8</p> <p>* Seal victory in eighth round of shootout (adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 31 (Reuters) - The struggling Nashville Predators snapped a three-game losing streak when they upset the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings with a nerve-jangling 2-1 shootout victory on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/nhl-predators-dethrone-kings-shootout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 07:30:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5742634 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Wild at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131008/preview-wild-at-predators <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Two teams in search of their first win square off Tuesday, when the Nashville Predators host the Minnesota Wild. It will mark the start of a five-game homestand for the Predators, who have absorbed a pair of two-goal road losses and will be looking to avoid dropping three straight games to open a season for the first time since 2006. Nashville has scored only three times in the two contests after tying for the fewest goals in the league last season.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131008/preview-wild-at-predators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:35:01 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5954989 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Panthers at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131015/preview-panthers-at-predators <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Nashville Predators are having trouble scoring and the Florida Panthers are having greater difficulty preventing their opponents from doing so. The Predators look to exploit their home-ice advantage and Florida's defensive deficiencies when the teams square off Tuesday in Nashville. Rookie defenseman Seth Jones, the fourth overall pick in this year's draft, scored his first goal Saturday in the Predators' best effort of the season, a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131015/preview-panthers-at-predators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Oct 2013 14:46:53 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5961422 at http://www.globalpost.com Smith, Preds fullfilling potential early, top Panthers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131016/predators-4-panthers-3 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Smith, Preds fullfilling potential early, top Panthers</p> <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- There were big expectations for Nashville Predators center Craig Smith before the lockout-shortened 2013 season. Mirroring his team, Smith didn't fulfill those expectations.</p> <p>If the first six games of this year are any indication, Smith might be ready to fulfill his potential.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131016/predators-4-panthers-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Wed, 16 Oct 2013 08:20:41 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5962136 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Kings at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131017/preview-kings-at-predators <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Los Angeles Kings try to end their four-game road trip on a winning note on Thursday when they face the Nashville Predators, who have won their last two contests and three of four on their five-game homestand. The Kings dropped a 5-1 decision to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday after opening their away swing with wins over the Carolina Hurricanes and Florida Panthers. Scoring has been an issue early on for Los Angeles, which has a Pacific Division-low 17 goals.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131017/preview-kings-at-predators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Oct 2013 15:37:05 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5963660 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Predators at Wild http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131022/preview-predators-at-wild <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Nashville Predators have gotten it in gear after a pair of losses to open the season, while the Minnesota Wild have sputtered in their last three games. The visiting Predators play their third contest in four nights on Tuesday, when they face off against their Central Division rival for the second time this season. Nashville improved to 5-1-1 in its last seven games as Eric Nystrom's short-handed tally ignited a three-goal second period in a 3-1 triumph over Winnipeg on Sunday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131022/preview-predators-at-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Oct 2013 12:23:08 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5967406 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Jets at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131024/preview-jets-at-predators <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Nashville Predators and Winnipeg Jets are getting to know each other rather well on the young season. Shuffled into the Central Division as part of the NHL's realignment, Winnipeg looks for a better performance on Thursday as it opens a four-game road trip in Nashville. The Jets were shot down by Carter Hutton (38 saves) in his second career start and dropped a 3-1 decision to the Predators on Sunday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131024/preview-jets-at-predators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Oct 2013 12:16:59 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5969491 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Blues at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131026/preview-blues-at-predators <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Nashville Predators attempt to avenge a season-opening loss when they host the St. Louis Blues on Saturday. Nashville allowed three goals in the first 9:45 of the game en route to a 4-2 loss to St. Louis on Oct. 3. The Predators are coming off their third win in four contests, a 3-2 overtime victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131026/preview-blues-at-predators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Oct 2013 13:20:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5971557 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Predators at Kings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131102/preview-predators-at-kings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Playing a string of tight games has not fazed the Los Angeles Kings, who have yet to lose beyond regulation entering Saturday's game against the visiting Nashville Predators. The Kings are coming off their best win of the season, a 4-3 overtime victory over red-hot Pacific Division rival San Jose. Anze Kopitar scored the deciding goal on the power play midway through the overtime session as Los Angeles improved to a perfect 6-0 in OT or shootouts.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131102/preview-predators-at-kings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Sat, 02 Nov 2013 18:35:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5978333 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Predators at Jets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131108/preview-predators-at-jets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Nashville Predators continue their season-high seven-game road trip Friday, when they visit the Winnipeg Jets in search of their third consecutive victory. Nashville began its trek with a shootout loss to Phoenix before recording wins at Los Angeles and Colorado. Colin Wilson scored two goals and set up two others as the Predators handed the Avalanche just their second loss of the season on Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131108/preview-predators-at-jets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Nov 2013 12:51:05 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5983808 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Predators at Islanders http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131112/preview-predators-at-islanders <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Whatever magic the New York Islanders weaved on the road last season isn't working at all so far. The Islanders return home Tuesday to face the Nashville Predators on the heels of a miserable four-game trek. The Islanders dropped all four games on the trip - getting outscored by a 16-6 margin in the process - and will have their hands full against a Predators team dealing with its own road struggles.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131112/preview-predators-at-islanders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League New York Islanders Thomson Reuters Tue, 12 Nov 2013 13:24:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5986886 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Predators at Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131115/preview-predators-at-penguins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Two goal-starved teams on three-game losing streaks meet when the road weary Nashville Predators visit the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday. The streaky Penguins will look to snap their second three-game skid of the season, while the Predators are concluding a season-high seven-game road trip. "We're going through a tough time,” Nashville coach Barry Trotz said. “We have to tighten up and put together better efforts."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131115/preview-predators-at-penguins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League PITTSBURGH PENGUINS Thomson Reuters Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:44:57 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5990168 at http://www.globalpost.com Predators find offense on home ice vs. 'Hawks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131117/predators-7-blackhawks-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Predators find offense on home ice vs. 'Hawks</p> <p>NASHVILLE -- The Nashville Predators' franchise-tying seven-game road swing spanned three time-zones, more than 6,800 miles and included a jaunt through the desert outside of Phoenix, as well as a dusting of snow in the Northeast during the 17-day mega trip.</p> <p>At one point, left winger Gabriel Bourque left the team to be with his wife for the birth of their first child and returned in time to score the team's only goal in Friday's conclusion to the trip.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131117/predators-7-blackhawks-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Sun, 17 Nov 2013 05:52:16 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5991388 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Rangers at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131123/hawes-turner-lead-76ers-past-bucks-ot <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>While the New York Rangers are pleased to call Madison Square Garden home, they certainly have been living it up on the road as of late. The Rangers look to win their sixth straight road contest for the first time in seven years Saturday when they visit the Nashville Predators. Rick Nash scored his first goal of the campaign and Henrik Lundqvist turned aside a season-high 41 shots on Thursday as New York posted its eighth win in 12 outings with a 3-2 triumph over Dallas.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131123/hawes-turner-lead-76ers-past-bucks-ot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Sat, 23 Nov 2013 06:33:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5997854 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Coyotes at Predators http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131125/preview-coyotes-at-predators <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Phoenix Coyotes had been nearly invincible on their home ice until dropping their last two games and must try to regroup during a rugged stretch that features six of their next seven on the road, beginning with Monday's game at the Nashville Predators. Phoenix absorbed its first regulation home defeat against Anaheim on Saturday night to drop to eighth place in the ultra-competitive Western Conference. The Coyotes outlasted visiting Nashville in a shootout on Oct. 31.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131125/preview-coyotes-at-predators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Central Division Nashville Predators National Hockey League Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Nov 2013 13:24:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5999425 at http://www.globalpost.com