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Predators: Evaluating Matt Duchene’s First Season in Nashville

Matt Duchene’s first season with the Nashville Predators was not what general manager David Poile had hoped for when he signed the 28-year-old forward away from the Columbus Blue Jackets last summer. Duchene was without question the second-best unrestricted free agent on the market, after Artemi Panarin, and he was rewarded with a seven-year, $56 […] The post Predators: Evaluating Matt Duchene’s First Season in Nashville appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
On the Forecheck Apr 6, 2020
OTF March Madness: Best Games in Preds History (Elite Eight)

OTF March Madness: Best Games in Preds History (Elite Eight)

The Ocho Tonight would have been the culmination of March Madness; the national title game for the 2020 NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament. Sadly, that won’t be happening. But the fine folks here at On The Forecheck are keeping the spirit of the tournament alive with a bracket of our own. We’re looking to crown the best game in Nashville Predators history, and we need YOU to decide who wins! Today, we’re down to our elite eight. So far, a lot of these match-ups have been unpredictable. We’ve had a number of old school classics — some we thought might have gone as far as the...
On the Forecheck Apr 5, 2020
Sunday’s Dump & Chase: Easy Like

Sunday’s Dump & Chase: Easy Like

Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Hey, there’s hockey airing tonight? Nashville Predators News & Notes Fan Appreciation Night Contest | Nashville PredatorsThere's a Virtual Fan Appreciation Night tonight, with giveaways and a game to watch! Other News & Notes Peter Laviollete wants another chance to coach in NHL | ProHockeyTalk | NBC Sports You know you're having a bad day when NBC Sports can't even spell your name right. Oh right, the Wild are still looking for a head coach. Best of #AskBurkie: Brian Burke on nearly trading for Luongo, Thornton | Sportsnet.caI am imagining Roberto...
Last Word on Hockey Apr 4, 2020
Nashville Predators Team of the Decade

Nashville Predators Team of the Decade

Last Word on Hockey brings you our team of the decade series. We will dive into the best player at each position this decade for every organization. The biggest and the best at each position, with the most memorable moments in franchise history. Here is the Nashville Predators decade line-up.  Nashville Predators Decade Team To say that this decade has been nothing but beneficial for the Predators organization is an understatement. Before 2010, the Nashville Predators had yet to win their division or a playoff round. As a matter of fact, they were not even able to win an overtime playoff...
On the Forecheck Apr 3, 2020
OTF’s Favorite Hockey Memorabilia

OTF’s Favorite Hockey Memorabilia

Anything hockey related is precious these days. Even though there isn’t actual hockey to watch these days, the folks at OTF are clinging longingly to a few precious hockey items we hold close to our hearts. Figuring our readers may be at home staring lovingly at their favorite personal hockey memorabilia as well, we thought we would share some of our personal treasures. Bobby When I was six, the Predators played their inaugural season. My father grew up playing outdoors in Milwaukee just like his father. It was important to him to foster my love of the game. We made it to...