Latest Juuse Saros News

Moving on from past is first step in this NHL offseason

Jul. 14, 2021 14:46 PM EDT

It's hard for Duncan Keith to say goodbye to yesterday. Pekka Rinne and Kevan Miller, too. Even more difficult for Zach Parise and Ryan Suter because it wasn't their call. Moving on from the past is an early theme of the NHL offseason. Chicago traded...

Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne retiring after 15 seasons

Jul. 13, 2021 16:32 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pekka Rinne made sure to stick around Nashville longer than usual after the season ended with the Predators' first-round playoff exit. The 2018 Vezina Trophy winner needed time to make a very tough decision to retire after 15 seasons. ...

Resilient Hurricanes push through OT-heavy series to advance

May. 28, 2021 03:40 AM EDT

The Carolina Hurricanes spent their first-round playoff series falling behind early and grinding through tough overtime games. Yet the Hurricanes showed enough resilience to push through and advance anyway, earning a second round matchup with reigning Stanley Cup champion...

Carolina rallies, eliminates Preds with 4-3 Game 6 OT win

May. 28, 2021 01:46 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes finally figured out how to beat the Nashville Predators in overtime: Score quickly. And now they’re onto the second round. Sebastian Aho scored his second goal of the game 1:06 into overtime and...

Nashville, Montreal out to avoid elimination in first round

May. 26, 2021 17:34 PM EDT

There is no place like home for the Nashville Predators trying to avoid elimination. The Predators return to “Smashville” for Game 6 against the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night needing a win to force a deciding Game 7 in the first-round series. They will play in...

Staal scores in OT, lifts Hurricanes past Predators 3-2

May. 26, 2021 00:24 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Coach Rod Brind'Amour figured the puck would eventually have to bounce the right way for his Carolina Hurricanes. Fittingly, his captain was ready when it did. Jordan Staal scored off a rebound at 2:03 of overtime to give the...

Carolina, Nashville could use a breath — and breathing room

May. 24, 2021 18:28 PM EDT

Four overtimes. A total of 191 minutes, 4 seconds of hockey. Two hundred and fourteen shots on goal. In just two games. “Got to be mentally tough. You’ve got to stay ultra-focused and your detail has to be very sharp,” said Ryan Johansen,...

Preds beat Canes 4-3 in double OT again to tie series at 2-2

May. 23, 2021 20:17 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators are finding that neither a broken stick nor back-to-back double overtime games can stop them. Not with the biggest crowds for an NHL game this season behind them and goalie Juuse Saros in net. Luke...

Matt Duchene scores in 2 OT, Predators beat Hurricanes 5-4

May. 22, 2021 00:46 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Duchene made his first playoff game in Nashville with the Predators a moment to remember. He scored his first goal of the series at 14:54 of the second overtime and the Predators beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-4 to cut their series deficit...

Aho, Nedeljkovic lift Hurricanes past Predators, 3-0

May. 19, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Alex Nedeljkovic stayed composed and steady all night in net. It's a good thing the Carolina Hurricanes' penalty kill did, too. That's why they are up 2-0 in their first-round playoff series on the Nashville Predators. ...