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FILE - In this Sept. 22, 2018, file photo, Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Connor Ingram is shown during the third period of an NHL preseason hockey game against the Nashville Predators, in Tampa, Fla. The Nashville Predators have signed goaltender Connor Ingram to a three-year contract. Predators general manager David Poile announced the deal Monday, March 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

Predators sign goaltender Connor Ingram to 3-year contract

Mar. 23, 2020 2:46 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have signed goaltender Connor Ingram to a three-year contract. Predators general manager David Poile announced the deal Monday. The 22-year-old Ingram posted a 21-5-5 record for the AHL's Milwaukee Admirals in the 2019-20 season. He ranked third among AHL...

Predators sign Patrick Harper to 2-year, entry-level deal

Mar. 20, 2020 4:35 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have signed forward Patrick Harper to a two-year, entry-level contract. Predators general manager David Poile announced the deal Friday. Harper, 21, just finished his senior season at Boston University matching his career high with 37 points and a...

Predators sign forward Cole Smith to 1-year deal

Mar. 19, 2020 3:49 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have signed forward Cole Smith to a one-year, two-way deal for the 2020-21 season. The Predators announced the deal Thursday. Smith, 24, just finished his senior season at North Dakota where he scored a career-high 11 goals and had 18 points in 34 games. The...

Board OKs closing Nashville bars, limiting restaurant seats

Mar. 15, 2020 8:41 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A health board in Nashville, Tennessee, on Sunday agreed to close bars and limit restaurant capacity in the country music capital to combat the spread of the new coronavirus. The Metropolitan Board of Health of Nashville and Davidson County declared a public health emergency while...

Goals used by the NHL hockey club Nashville Predators are stored in a hallway in Bridgestone Arena, Thursday, March 12, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. The NHL announced Thursday it is suspending its season indefinitely in response to the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Bettman: NHL players in isolation while season is on hold

Mar. 13, 2020 7:22 PM EDT

NHL players are staying away from rinks and self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic that has put their season on hold. Players have been instructed to remain at home in their team's city and avoid practice facilities and crowded places. Within the next two weeks, they could be allowed to return and skate...

Nashville Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74) makes a save on Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher (11) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

Nashville beats Montreal 4-2 as Habs honor Henri Richard

Mar. 10, 2020 11:35 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored twice and the Nashville Predators withstood a late comeback try by Montreal and beat the Canadiens 4-2 on Tuesday night. Ryan Johansen and Calle Jarnkrok also scored in the second period as Nashville built a 4-goal lead. Artturi Lehkonen and Lukas Vejdemo had goals in...

Nashville Predators defenseman Roman Josi (59) and Dallas Stars right wing Corey Perry (10) battle for the puck as Predators goaltender Juuse Saros (74) looks on during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, March 7, 2020, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins)

Juuse Saros, Predators shut out Stars for 2nd time in 3 days

Mar. 7, 2020 6:24 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Juuse Saros shut out Dallas for the second time in three days, Ryan Ellis gained a measure of revenge with the only goal and the Nashville Predators beat the Stars 1-0 on Saturday. Saros made 37 saves after stopping 33 in a 2-0 victory in Nashville on Thursday night. He has four shutouts this...

Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, is congratulated after scoring against the Dallas Stars in the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 5, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Forsberg, Duchene score PP goals as Preds shut out Stars 2-0

Mar. 5, 2020 11:50 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators just missed the tornado that ripped through Music City not far from their arena, flying out of town for a road game. They offered Nashville a bit of hockey relief Thursday night. Filip Forsberg and Matt Duchene each ended long scoring droughts with a...

Minnesota Wild left wing Kevin Fiala celebrates his goal against the Nashville Predators during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King)

Fiala scores in 5th straight game as Wild beat Predators 3-1

Mar. 3, 2020 11:54 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Kevin Fiala is becoming the top-flight scorer the Minnesota Wild have been lacking for so long. Their playoff push has begun to take off, too, just when they looked bound for the lottery. Fiala scored for the fifth straight game, this time against his former team, and the Wild beat...

Tennessee State surpasses February fundraising goal of $1M

Mar. 3, 2020 6:27 AM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee State University surpassed its goal to raise $1 million during the month of February, the school said. The total collected hours before the deadline on Saturday was $1.7 million, the university said in a news release. The funds will provide merit- and need-based...