Nicklas Lidstrom’s legendary career may never have been possible without the efforts of the World Hockey Association’s Winnipeg Jets or Borje Salming to change the perception of Swedish hockey players in North America.
Defenseman Kevin Klein emerged as the surprise star in Nashville’s 5-game elimination of Detroit in the Western Conference Quarterfinals.
Since the end of the NHL lockout, David Legwand has defeated Pavel Datsyuk in the majority of faceoffs in Nashville’s defensive zone.
Nashville’s Paul Gaustad has won nearly 75 percent of his faceoffs in the Western Conference Quarterfinals against Red Wings who are not Pavel Datsyuk.
Kevin Klein unleashed his sniper talents again with the game-winning tally in Nashville’s 3-1 win over the Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena in Game 4.
Nashville reclaims home ice in the Western Conference Quarterfinals with a 3-2 win at Detroit.
Nashville has gone 0-12 on the power play so far in the Western Conference Quarterfinals.
Weber’s hit on Detroit’s Henrik Zetterberg as time expired merited a meaningless minor penalty. Will the NHL add supplemental discipline?
17 minor penalties were called in Nashville’s 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings in the first game of the Western Conference Quarterfinals.
Nashville and the Red Wings should have a tougher series in store than either team faced in 2004 or 2008.
On Saturday night, Patric Hornqvist scored a goal against the Detroit Red Wings for the first time in his career.
The Predators’ “unbeaten” streak when Nick Spaling scores ended at 15 on Friday night at Detroit.