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NASHVILLE PREDATORS SIGN COLIN WILSON TO A FOUR-YEAR CONTRACT Nashville, Tenn. (July 27, 2015) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed restricted free agent Colin Wilson to a four-year, $15.75 million contract. Wilson will be paid $3.75 million in 2015-16, then $4 million in 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19 for an average annual value of $3.9375 million. Wilson, 25 (10/20/89), set career highs in goals (20) and points (42), while tying […]

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PREDATORS REDUCE ROSTER BY THREE -Assign Alm and Piskula to Milwaukee; send Fiala back to Sweden- Nashville, Tenn. (October 3, 2014) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has assigned defensemen Johan Alm and Joe Piskula to the American Hockey League’s Milwaukee Admirals and sent 2014 first-round pick Kevin Fiala back to HV-71 of the Swedish Hockey League. Nashville heads into its final 2014 preseason game at Columbus tomorrow night (6 p.m. […]

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NASHVILLE PREDATORS REDUCE ROSTER TO 28 -Assign 19 to Milwaukee; release eight from tryout agreements- Nashville, Tenn. (September 27, 2014) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has assigned forwards Pontus Aberg, Viktor Arvidsson, Zach Budish, Patrick Cehlin, Felix Girard, Brendan Leipsic, Miikka Salomaki, Josh Shalla, Colton Sissons, Mark Van Guilder and Austin Watson; defensemen Taylor Aronson, Anthony Bitetto, Jonathan-Ismael Diaby, Garrett Noonan, Jaynen Rissling, Mikko Vainonen; and goaltenders Magnus Hellberg and […]

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NASHVILLE PREDATORS SIGN DEFENSEMAN RYAN ELLIS TO A FIVE-YEAR, $12.5 MILLION CONTRACT Nashville, Tenn. (September 26, 2014) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed restricted free-agent defenseman Ryan Ellis to a five-year, $12.5 million contract. He will make $1.5 million in 2014-15, $2 million in 2015-16, $2.5 million in 2016-17, $3 million in 2017-18 and $3.5 million in 2018-19. Ellis, 23 (1/3/91), ranked second on the Predators in games played […]

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PREDATORS REDUCE ROSTER TO 55 -Assign three to junior teams, release three from tryout agreements- Nashville, Tenn. (September 21, 2014) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has assigned forwards Justin Kirkland (Kelowna, WHL) and Tommy Veilleux (Victoriaville, QMJHL), and defenseman Aaron Irving (Edmonton, WHL) to their junior teams. Nashville also released forward Mathew Campagna, defenseman Jon Puskar and goaltender Devin Williams from tryout agreements. Nashville’s training camp roster is now at […]

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Mayor, Nashville Predators Cut Ribbon at Ford Ice Center New Rink Will Help Expand Youth and Adult Hockey, Boost Economic Activity in Southeast Davidson County  NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Mayor Karl Dean and the Nashville Predators today cut the ribbon to officially open the Ford Ice Center in Southeast Davidson County. The ice center is part of the city’s mixed-use complex, called the Commons at the Crossings, which also will include an expanded branch library, new regional community center and park […]

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NASHVILLE PREDATORS TRAINING CAMP OPENS SEPT. 11 -First day on the ice comes September 12 at Centennial Sportsplex- Nashville, Tenn. (September 3, 2013) – Nashville Predators Training Camp will open with physicals, on-ice testing and a team meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 11 at Bridgestone Arena, with the team’s first day on the ice coming Thursday, Sept. 12 at 9:30 a.m. at Centennial Sportsplex. A complete training camp roster and schedule is below. Dates, times and roster are subject to change. […]

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NASHVILLE PREDATORS ROOKIE CAMP OPENS SEPT. 4 -Prospects head to Florida for three games Sept. 6-8-  Nashville, Tenn. (August 22, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that Nashville Predators prospects will report to town on Wednesday, Sept. 4 before heading to Sunrise, Fla., for games against rookies from the Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning and Boston Bruins from Sept. 6-8 at Saveology.com Iceplex. The Predators team, comprised of signed and unsigned draft picks, […]

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Nashville Predators Dancers & Ice Girls 2013 Swimsuit Calendar Benefitting the Nashville Predators Foundation Order a 2013 Nashville Predators Dancers & Ice Girls Calendar for only $10 and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the Nashville Predators Foundation. In addition to your own calendar(s), we want to offer you an opportunity to donate a calendar to our troops in the Military to ring in the New Year! Secure your calendar today by following this link!

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CBA Framework In Place The National Hockey League and the National Hockey League Players’ Association reached agreement on the framework of a new Collective Bargaining Agreement early Sunday morning. The League did not announce the start date of the season or the number of games each team will play. Those details will be announced soon. The Board of Governors is expected to meet later this week to conduct its ratification process. According to multiple reports, the deal spans 10 years […]

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