2016-17 season: 34-47-11, 79 points
Did not qualify for playoffs Head Coach: Fired – Lindy Ruff (2013); Newly Hired – Ken Hitchcock (2017) 6th Place Central Division … 1,064 more words
Saturday was a rough night for the Nashville Predators.
First, the St. Louis Blues locked down the third spot in the Central Division. Mere moments later, a late Blake Wheeler shorthanded goal pushed Nashville to a 2-1 regulation loss against Winnipeg, so now the Predators will finish behind the Calgary Flames. 109 more words
Blame it on injuries if you want, or emphasize the Chicago Blackhawks’ overall hot finish to the season. Either way, Chicago scorched the Pittsburgh Penguins by a score of 5-1, a contest that felt more or less over by the time the first period ended 4-0 in the Blackhawks’ favor. 119 more words
If Martin Hanzal is worth something close to his trade deadline price, then it’s a pretty big deal that he’s expected to play for the Minnesota Wild tonight. 157 more words