Meeting for the first time in the post-season, the Carolina Hurricanes and Nashville Predators will begin their first round series of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Monday.
The Nashville Predators improved to 7-10-0 on the season after defeating the Columbus Blue Jackets Saturday, but that hasn’t quite changed fortunes for the franchise overall.
Hockey is back on tap and in a big way, which means there’s a lot to cover in a relatively short period of time. It’s time to get on with the show and sum up the Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round matchups. Up next, the Arizona Coyotes and Nashville Predators. To say the Coyotes plungedContinue reading “Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Arizona Coyotes vs. Nashville Predators”
Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl exploded for four goals Monday, hoisting his team to a dominant 8-3 victory over the Nashville Predators. Draisaitl leads the NHL in goal-scoring and asserted himself on a night when his Oilers were relentless against the Predators. “I don’t need to beat around the bush,” Draisaitl said. “When you scoreContinue reading “Oilers: Draisaitl Scores Four as Edmonton Smashes Nashville”
The Nashville Predators announced the hiring of head coach John Hynes Tuesday and with it came a glimpse of where the team is headed. Former head coach Peter Laviolette was shelved Monday and general manager David Poile announced Hynes as the new hire with a press conference a day later, making the former New JerseyContinue reading “Predators: Hynes is the Hire, But Can They Win?”