Nashville Predators 2009-10 Season Preview

Much has changed over the years for the Predators, but two men have remained constant amidst all the turnover and those two men are David Poile and Barry Trotz.  These two men have been in charge of the Predators since day one and their past work allows us a great insight into what to expect […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Columns,Nashville Predators,Season Previews on September 17, 2009

The IllegalCurve.com Radio Show is Tonight at 7pm Central time

We just wanted to remind everybody that tonight is the IllegalCurve.com Radio Show from 7pm-9pm Central time.  Tonight’s guests are John Glennon of the Tennessean and Rutgers University Law Profesor Mark Edelman. Glennon will be on to discuss the Predators’ off-season, the chances of a number of Predators participating in the Olympics, and what to […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Columns,Hockey and Law,Nashville Predators,Radio Show on August 19, 2009

On the Beat: Prospal and Predators a match?

What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch previews the Maple Leafs heading into 2009/10.  That group of top-six forwards is going to be really exciting to watch on Hockey Night in Canada every Saturday… If silence fuels speculation, then let the speculation begin about the Predators’ interest in […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Nashville Predators,On the Beat,Toronto Maple Leafs on July 30, 2009

NHL Playoff Morning Papers (Thursday Edition): Caps have nothing but praise for Varlamov, Sidney Crosby is the hero, again, Where is Pavel Datsyuk?, Patrick Kane understands Savard firing, Radulov back to Nashville, Mike Keenan on the hot seat in Calgary?,

2nd Round Playoff Matchups Eastern Conference Boston Bruins (1) versus Carolina Hurricanes (6) Bruins attempt to finish the rally tonight.  Net worth in game 7 as goalie‘s are key factors to winning the series.  Claude Julien reiterated yesterday that Marc Savard will be able to play in Game 7 tonight.  As last night’s Illegal Curve […]

Posted by David Minuk in Anaheim Ducks,Atlantic Division,Boston Bruins,Calgary Flames,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Chicago Blackhawks,Colorado Avalanche,Detroit Red Wings,Eastern Conference,Edmonton Oilers,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,NHL Morning Papers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,Phoenix Coyotes,Pittsburgh Penguins,Rumors,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,Teams,Toronto Maple Leafs,Vancouver Canucks,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on May 14, 2009

NHL Morning Papers (Tuesday Edition): NHL Draft Lottery tonight on TSN, EA Sports says Bruins will capture the Stanley Cup, Cam Ward has waited three years to return to this stage, The Chris Osgood factor, Rene Bourque skated with Jarome Iginla and Olli Jokinen on the top line

Here are the morning papers for Tuesday the 14th of April: Eastern Conference Boston Bruins (1) vs. Montreal Canadiens (8) According to an EA Sports simulation, the Bruins will beat Chicago in six games to capture the Stanley Cup. The Canadiens have been more than just a playoff nemesis to the Bruins, they have flat-out […]

Posted by David Minuk in Anaheim Ducks,Atlantic Division,Boston Bruins,Buffalo Sabres,Calgary Flames,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Chicago Blackhawks,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Detroit Red Wings,Eastern Conference,General NHL,Minnesota Wild,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,New Jersey Devils,New York Rangers,NHL Morning Papers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Ottawa Senators,Pacific Division,Philadelphia Flyers,Phoenix Coyotes,Pittsburgh Penguins,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Teams,Vancouver Canucks,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on April 14, 2009

Friday Night Scores

If you haven’t seen this yet please check out Mike Ribeiro’s goal in the shootout versus Colorado last night.     FINAL T         FINAL T   Nashville  4         Columbus  1    Minnesota  8         St. Louis  3 Game Scoresheet       Game Scoresheet Game […]

Posted by David Minuk in Anaheim Ducks,Calgary Flames,Central Division,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Edmonton Oilers,Game Report,General NHL,Minnesota Wild,Nashville Predators,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,St.Louis Blues,Teams,Western Conference on April 10, 2009

Thursday Night Scores

    FINAL OT T         FINAL T   Montreal  4          Philadelphia  1    Boston  5          NY Rangers  2  Game Scoresheet       Game Scoresheet Game Threads:       Game Threads: Habs Inside/Out  Stanley Cup of Chowder       Broad Street Hockey  Blueshirt […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Boston Bruins,Buffalo Sabres,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Colorado Avalanche,Dallas Stars,Detroit Red Wings,Eastern Conference,Florida Panthers,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,New Jersey Devils,New York Islanders,New York Rangers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Ottawa Senators,Pacific Division,Philadelphia Flyers,Phoenix Coyotes,Pittsburgh Penguins,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,Tampa Bay Lightning,Teams,Vancouver Canucks,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on April 9, 2009