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On the Forecheck Sep 20, 2014
Saturday's Dump and Chase: Questions? Everybody's Got 'Em.

Saturday's Dump and Chase: Questions? Everybody's Got 'Em.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT. That's 3 days. ITS BASICALLY HERE PEOPLE. The wait is almost over, and with this comes the flood of predictions, questions, problems and critiques of every NHL team, its fans, management and jerseys. So, enjoy your weekend, by this time next week, we will be that much closer to October! Here is your daily injection of Ice, Blood, and Predators Gold. Follow @OnTheForecheck Nashville Predators News Pekka Rinne brushes off contact in first practice-The Tennessean It's gotta happen sometime, but MAYBE NOT ON DAY 1. Get To Know: James Neal - Nashville...
On the Forecheck Sep 9, 2014

Busting Myths: Pekka Rinne's Save Percentage vs. Shot Volume

Do more shots against make the Predators' star netminder play better? About a week or so ago in the comments section of our Pekka Rinne season preview, (hey, you should go read that by the way) one of our esteemed commenters mentioned how Rinne always seems to play better when he sees more shots. The more the team outshoots the opponent (or the less shots Rinne sees) the worse he plays. We assume the reasoning is the large quantity of pucks being sent his way gives him more opportunity to get in a groove. However, the logic dictates that being outshot = bad. Sure, Rinne may get used to...
On the Forecheck Aug 28, 2014

Pekka Rinne Season Preview: A Return to Form

Pekka Rinne had his worst season in 2013-14. He needs to vastly improve from last season if the Predators want to even think about making the playoffs. Pekka Rinne had a tough 2013-14 season to say the least. He played 9 games in October before being sidelined with a hip injury that lasted most of the season. He returned in March to finish off a disappointing season of only 24 games played with a 10-10-3 record and an all-situations save percentage of .902. His even strength save percentage was a similarly disappointing .901. While these numbers certainly don't provide confidence going...

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