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On the Forecheck Oct 1, 2015

NHL Season Preview 2015-2016: Three Big Questions Facing the Nashville Predators

As seen on the SB Nation preview. 1. Will the aging centers be able to shoulder the load throughout the season and into the playoffs? This is a tough one. One helpful scenario is contingent on Cody Hodgson's performance. If Hodgson and his merry men on the third line can produce some added offense, the load on Mike Fisher could be lessened. I'm not as worried about Ribeiro's health, mostly because his style of play is slow and methodical. Which is excellent, since that line will be playing some very important minutes. The good news is that Ribeiro's role as distributor should be even...
On the Forecheck Sep 24, 2015

Nashville Predators 2015-2016 Season Preview: The Forwards Part II

The top-six is pretty much set in stone, but there are still small questions facing each of the forwards on it. Part II of our look at the Nashville Predators forwards. For Part I, click here. Mike Fisher After suffering a serious injury to his Achilles tendon last summer, Fisher's season was rightfully shrouded in doubts. The timetable for the injury wasn't good, and having to miss so many games rehabbing sounded daunting to an aging forward. Needless to say, Fisher and the Preds pretty much got the best case scenario. Not only did he come back as soon as expected, but gave a much needed...