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.
The Nashville Predators are gearing up to win the Central Division for a third straight season and there’s every reason to believe they can do it. They strengthened their forward core this off-season, adding Matt Duchene to condense things down the middle. The move meant the departure of defenceman P.K. Subban, who was traded toContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Nashville Predators”
The defending Presidents’ Trophy winners took to 2018-2019 with designs on improving their position, but ultimately fell short. Despite cataloguing 100 points in the regular season, the Preds were third in the Western Conference behind the San Jose Sharks and Calgary Flames. In the playoffs, they were defeated by the Dallas Stars in the firstContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Nashville Predators”
It took just over 17 minutes of overtime, but the Dallas Stars eliminated the Nashville Predators from the playoffs Monday night. The Stars snagged the 2-1 victory, effectively ending their first round series with Nashville in six games. Dallas will go on to face the St. Louis Blues in the second round. The series-winning goalContinue reading “Stars: Dallas Closes Out Nashville with Game Six Win”