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  • Predators, Canucks add pieces; Nash stays put

    The Nashville Predators and Vancouver Canucks added some reinforcements for a playoff run, while Rick Nash's wish for a deal didn't come to fruition Monday as the NHL trade deadline passed without any blockbuster moves.


  • Canadiens send Gill to Predators for Geoffrion

    The Montreal Canadiens made it official Friday that they will be sellers leading up to the NHL trade deadline, dealing defenseman Hal Gill to the Nashville Predators for a draft pick and a piece of their history in the grandson of late Hall of Famer Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion.


  • Rinne, Predators beat Blackhawks 3-1

    Pekka Rinne made 24 saves for his ninth straight win and the surging Nashville Predators beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 Tuesday night in the teams' final game before the All-Star break.


  • Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) celebrates his goal with teammate Karl Alzner (27) during the first period of an NHL game against the Nashville Predators, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

    Ovechkin is 'complete player' in Capitals' win

    Alex Ovechkin hasn't been a stranger to physical play this season, oftentimes using hits to try to make a difference in games. With goals not coming as frequently as he would like, though, the Washington Capitals captain made it known that he's paid to score and not just hit.


  • Washington Capitals right wing Mike Knuble acknowledges the crowd during a pregame ceremony to mark his 1,000th NHL game before a matchup against the Nashville Predators on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

    Capitals mark Knuble's 1,000th game, top Predators

    Mike Knuble didn't record a goal or an assist. He didn't have a plus-rating and wasn't on the ice for a goal — or even that long.


  • Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) blocks a shot as Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom (19) comes in for the rebound in the first period of an NHL game on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    Rinne, Vokoun shine in goalie showcase

    If there's one thing that the Nashville Predators have been known for through just over 1,000 NHL games, it's goaltending. That chain started with Tomas Vokoun.


  • Predators reach deal with Rinne for 7 years, $49m

    The Nashville Predators signed goaltender Pekka Rinne to a seven-year, $49 million contract Thursday on his 29th birthday, the largest deal in the team's short history.


  • Predators sign G Pekka Rinne to 7 years, $49m

    The Nashville Predators have signed goaltender Pekka Rinne to a seven-year, $49 million contract, and now they are turning their attention to his defense.


  • Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) watches as Predators center David Legwand (11) and Washington Capitals right wing Mike Knuble, front right, fight for the puck in the third period of a preseason NHL game on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011, in Nashville, Tenn. Capitals center Mathieu Perreault, back left, and Predators defenseman Kevin Klein, back right, look on. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    Defense falters in Caps' loss to Predators

    Defensive-zone coverage was one of the Capitals' paramount changes last season as they turned into one of the more reliable teams in their own end of the rink.


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