With Shea Weber either staying in Nashville or heading to Philadelphia, there is one more high-end defenseman off the market for 2013. Craig Custance examines the few trade and free-agent options that remain for Weber's other suitors.
Craig Custance weighs the various reactions to the NHL's decision not to suspend Shea Weber following his hit on Henrik Zetterberg on Wednesday night. While the Red Wings took the high road in not criticizing the decision, others deemed it unfair.
Craig Custance writes that momentum is heading in a positive direction in Nashville, and the Predators are hoping the addition of Alexander Radulov can help spark a playoff run that will convince Ryan Suter and Shea Weber to stick around.
Craig Custance writes that the Nashville Predators' recent acquisition of Hal Gill represents more than just a positive veteran addition for the team. Instead, it shows that the team is prepared to go all in this season.
Craig Custance writes that there are several team captains being mentioned in trade deadline speculation, but that dealing these players isn't always easy. In general, even the captains on struggling teams aren't eager to switch uniforms.
Craig Custance looks at the upcoming season for the Nashville Predators, one that will have major implications on the club's future. With three franchise players nearing free agency, Nashville must prove that it is a legitimate contender.