27-9-2019 Miikka Salomäki frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Miikka Salomäki feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Miikka Salomäki was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 152 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 18 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 2 PIM.


27-9-2019 Juuse Saros frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Juuse Saros was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 3 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


27-9-2019 Jonathan-Ismael Diaby frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Jonathan-Ismael Diaby feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jonathan-Ismael Diaby was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


27-9-2019 Saku Maenalanen frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Saku Maenalanen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Saku Maenalanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


27-9-2019 Nick Bonino frustrated
Nashville Predators center Nick Bonino feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Nick Bonino was originally drafted to the NHL by the San Jose Sharks in the 6th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 499 NHL games during his career, notching 82 goals and adding 122 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 8 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 2+5=7 with 0 PIM.


27-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Nathan MacKinnon is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Ryan Ellis is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Calle Jarnkrok is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Miikka Salomäki is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Colton Sissons is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Nick Bonino is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. James van Riemsdyk is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Cody McLeod has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Craig Smith has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Juuse Saros hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. David Farrance has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Ryan Johansen remains sidelined with groin injury.



21-9-2019 Ryan Johansen injured.
Ryan Johansen (NAS) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Brett Pesce (CAR). He is expected to be sidelined for almost half a year. I don't have words to express how bad I feel about going on the injury list. We have to be able to overcome this, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

20-9-2019 Patrick Cehlin frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Patrick Cehlin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Patrick Cehlin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


20-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Dougie Hamilton is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Ryan Johansen is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Filip Forsberg is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 4 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Cody McLeod has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Juuse Saros hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Vladislav Kamenev has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. David Farrance has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tyler Weiss has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-9-2019 Anthony Bitetto frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Anthony Bitetto feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Anthony Bitetto was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 5 assists along with 26 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


19-9-2019 Marek Mazanec frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Marek Mazanec feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Marek Mazanec was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 274 goals. The 28 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


18-9-2019 Johnny Gaudreau frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Johnny Gaudreau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Johnny Gaudreau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 328 NHL games during his career, notching 108 goals and adding 164 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 5 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 0 PIM.


17-9-2019 Craig Smith frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Craig Smith feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Smith was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 465 NHL games during his career, notching 98 goals and adding 111 assists along with 168 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


17-9-2019 Ryan Ellis frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Ellis feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Ellis was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 449 NHL games during his career, notching 40 goals and adding 126 assists along with 117 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


15-9-2019 Petter Granberg frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Petter Granberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Petter Granberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 4th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 19 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


15-9-2019 Marek Mazanec frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Marek Mazanec feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Marek Mazanec was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 274 goals. The 28 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


13-9-2019 Mattias Ekholm frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Mattias Ekholm feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Mattias Ekholm was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 394 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 95 assists along with 108 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


13-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Nathan MacKinnon is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Pekka Rinne is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 1 goals. Calle Jarnkrok is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. James van Riemsdyk is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-9-2019 Jack Dougherty frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Jack Dougherty feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jack Dougherty was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


9-9-2019 Justin Kirkland frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Justin Kirkland feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Justin Kirkland was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season.


6-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Craig Smith is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

Pekka Rinne has been chilly and allowed 5 goals in 1 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-9-2019 Calle Jarnkrok frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Calle Jarnkrok feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Calle Jarnkrok was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 331 NHL games during his career, notching 69 goals and adding 87 assists along with 40 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


4-9-2019 James van Riemsdyk frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing James van Riemsdyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, James van Riemsdyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphie Flyers in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 611 NHL games during his career, notching 181 goals and adding 211 assists along with 277 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


3-9-2019 Patrick Cehlin frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Patrick Cehlin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Patrick Cehlin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 28 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


3-9-2019 James van Riemsdyk frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing James van Riemsdyk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, James van Riemsdyk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphie Flyers in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 611 NHL games during his career, notching 181 goals and adding 211 assists along with 277 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


2-9-2019 Stefan Elliott frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Stefan Elliott feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stefan Elliott was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanches in the 2nd round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 90 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 16 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


2-9-2019 Jack Dougherty frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Jack Dougherty feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jack Dougherty was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


1-9-2019 Trevor Murphy frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Trevor Murphy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Murphy, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-8-2019 Petter Granberg frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Petter Granberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Petter Granberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 4th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 35 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 19 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-8-2019 Justin Kirkland uncertain about future
Justin Kirkland wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2019 Vladislav Kamenev uncertain about future
Vladislav Kamenev wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-6-2019 Saku Maenalanen frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Saku Maenalanen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Saku Maenalanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-6-2019 Vernon Fiddler retires
Vernon Fiddler has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2019 Training camp preview
Nashville Predators will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Nashville Predators and Milwaukee Admirals:
- Andrew O'Brien D
- Dougie Hamilton D
- Johnny Gaudreau R
- Pierre-Cedric Labrie L
- Cody McLeod L
- Nathan MacKinnon C
- Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau R
- Matthew Carle D
- Pekka Rinne G
- Craig Smith R
- Ryan Johansen C
- Roman Josi D
- Ryan Ellis D
- Yannick Weber D
- Mattias Ekholm D
- Filip Forsberg L
- Calle Jarnkrok R
- Matt Irwin D
- Trevor Smith L
- Stefan Elliott D
- Cody Bass R
- Austin Watson R
- Miikka Salomäki L
- Harry Zolnierczyk L
- Colton Sissons R
- Petter Granberg D
- Anthony Bitetto D
- Marek Mazanec G
- Adam Payerl R
- Juuse Saros G
- Hardy Häman Aktell D
- Thomas Novak C
- Iakov Trenin C
- Alexandre Carrier D
- Anthony Richard C
- Jack Dougherty D
- Justin Kirkland L
- Vladislav Kamenev L
- Joonas Lyytinen D
- Trevor Murphy D
- Jonathan-Ismael Diaby D
- Saku Maenalanen R
- Frédérick Gaudreau C
- Jaynen Rissling D
- Pontus Aberg R
- Jonas Gunnarsson G
- Patrick Cehlin R
- Taylor Aronson D
- Mike Liambas L
- Matt O'Connor G
- Nick Bonino C
- James van Riemsdyk L
- Anders Lindback G
- Petr Holik C
- David Pacan C
- Rob Flick C
- Nick Petersen R
- Brian Lebler R
- Brett Olson C
- Sean Backman C
- David Farrance D
- Nicolas Hague D
- Joe Masonius D
- Jared McIsaac D
- Tyler Weiss L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Pierre-Cedric Labrie L
- Nathan MacKinnon C
- Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau R
- Craig Smith R
- Cody Bass R
- Thomas Novak C
- Taylor Aronson D
- Rob Flick C
- Brian Lebler R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Andrew O'Brien D
- Dougie Hamilton D
- Cody McLeod L
- Ryan Johansen C
- Roman Josi D
- Filip Forsberg L
- Colton Sissons R
- Iakov Trenin C
- Alexandre Carrier D
- Trevor Murphy D
- Saku Maenalanen R
- Frédérick Gaudreau C
- Anders Lindback G
- Petr Holik C
- David Pacan C
- Nick Petersen R
- Sean Backman C
- Jared McIsaac D


30-6-2019 Al Sims leaves team
Al Simss contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Markus Halvarsson leaves team
Markus Halvarssons contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2019 Johnny Gaudreau frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Johnny Gaudreau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Johnny Gaudreau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 323 NHL games during his career, notching 107 goals and adding 164 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


28-6-2019 Miikka Salomäki frustrated
Nashville Predators left wing Miikka Salomäki feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Miikka Salomäki was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 144 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 16 assists along with 40 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


26-6-2019 Saku Maenalanen uncertain about future
Saku Maenalanen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-6-2019 Nathan MacKinnon frustrated
Nashville Predators center Nathan MacKinnon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nathan MacKinnon was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanches in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 383 NHL games during his career, notching 117 goals and adding 169 assists along with 82 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


25-6-2019 Calle Jarnkrok frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Calle Jarnkrok feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Calle Jarnkrok was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 331 NHL games during his career, notching 69 goals and adding 87 assists along with 40 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2019 Patrick Cehlin uncertain about future
Patrick Cehlin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

25-6-2019 Jared McIsaac returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Jared McIsaac has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Tyler Weiss returns
Nashville Predators were delighted to hear that Tyler Weiss has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Saku Maenalanen agrees on a contract.
Saku Maenalanen has signed a $525 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Finland, Saku Maenalanen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2019 Johnny Gaudreau frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Johnny Gaudreau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Johnny Gaudreau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 323 NHL games during his career, notching 107 goals and adding 164 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


24-6-2019 Joonas Lyytinen uncertain about future
Joonas Lyytinen wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

24-6-2019 Patrick Cehlin agrees on a contract.
Patrick Cehlin has signed a $625 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Sweden, Patrick Cehlin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2019 Joe Masonius agrees on a contract.
Joe Masonius has signed a $550 000 per year, 2 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Joe Masonius was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2019 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 22 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


23-6-2019 Joonas Lyytinen agrees on a contract.
Joonas Lyytinen has signed a $525 000 per year, 1 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Finland, Joonas Lyytinen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 5th round of the 2014 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2019 Jonas Gunnarsson frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Jonas Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Jonas Gunnarsson, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


22-6-2019 Ryan Johansen agrees on a contract.
Ryan Johansen has signed a $5 000 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Ryan Johansen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blues Jackets in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 515 NHL games during his career, notching 143 goals and adding 205 assists along with 189 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is waiting for a good start this season.


22-6-2019 Thomas Novak agrees on a contract.
Thomas Novak has signed a $525 000 per year, 2 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Thomas Novak was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 22 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Andrew O'Brien (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Pierre-Cedric Labrie (Milwaukee Admirals) UFA
-Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau (Nashville Predators) UFA
-Matthew Carle (Nashville Predators) UFA
-Yannick Weber (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matt Irwin (Nashville Predators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Harry Zolnierczyk (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Adam Payerl (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Frédérick Gaudreau (Nashville Predators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jaynen Rissling (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Pontus Aberg (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jonas Gunnarsson (Nashville Predators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mike Liambas (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Vernon Fiddler (Milwaukee Admirals) UFA
-Matt O'Connor (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Anders Lindback (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Petr Holik (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-David Pacan (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Rob Flick (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nick Petersen (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brian Lebler (Milwaukee Admirals) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brett Olson (Milwaukee Admirals) UFA
-Sean Backman (Milwaukee Admirals) UFA


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Al Sims(farm)
-Markus Halvarsson(farm)


21-6-2019 Austin Watson agrees on a contract.
Austin Watson has signed a $2 100 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, Austin Watson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 1st round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 83 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 11 assists along with 40 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


20-6-2019 Colton Sissons frustrated
Nashville Predators right wing Colton Sissons feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Colton Sissons was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 209 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 22 assists along with 56 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 82 games with the Nashville Predators this season, totalling 5+5=10 with 34 PIM.


20-6-2019 Juuse Saros frustrated
Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Juuse Saros was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 3 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 36 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


20-6-2019 Trevor Murphy frustrated
Nashville Predators defenseman Trevor Murphy feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Trevor Murphy, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Nashville Predators this season. He has played 31 games with the Milwaukee Admirals this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 14 PIM.


20-6-2019 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $15 400 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2019 Alexei Dementiev retires
Nashville Predators staff member Alexei Dementiev has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Dan Redmond retires
Nashville Predators staff member Dan Redmond has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

20-6-2019 James Terbeey retires
Milwaukee Admirals staff member James Terbeey has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

20-6-2019 Marek Mazanec agrees on a contract.
Marek Mazanec has signed a $3 500 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Czech, Marek Mazanec was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 6th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 274 goals. The 27 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


20-6-2019 Hardy Häman Aktell agrees on a contract.
Hardy Häman Aktell has signed a $525 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Sweden, Hardy Häman Aktell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 20 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


20-6-2019 David Farrance agrees on a contract.
David Farrance has signed a $750 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Nashville Predators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of USA, David Farrance was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2017 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 19 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


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