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Nashville wants more history than just 1st Stanley Cup Final
The Nashville Predators, the final team into the NHL playoffs, are headed to the first Stanley Cup Final in franchise history. They insist they are not satisfied with simply making franchise history, not with hockey's ultimate prize four wins away.
Predators reach 1st Stanley Cup Final, oust Ducks in 6 games
Colton Sissons scored his third goal with 6:00 left, ensuring the Nashville Predators' magical postseason now includes the franchise's first trip to the Stanley Cup Final after eliminating the Anaheim Ducks with a 6-3 win.
Red-hot goalie Pekka Rinne carries Predators past Ducks
Nashville's Pekka Rinne continues to do his best imitation of Ken Dryden, Bernie Parent, Patrick Roy?and Jonathan Quick, goalies who got hot at the most opportune time and carried their teams to a Stanley Cup . Rinne stopped 38 of Anaheim's 41 shots Tuesday night in a 6-3 victory that sent the
Preds win from ousting Ducks to reach 1st Stanley Cup Final
The Nashville Predators don't have their top center, and their captain remains day to day with an upper-body injury
Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur
Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf has been fined for apparently using a homophobic slur during Game 4 of the Western Conference finals.
Pontus Aberg's goal puts Predators past Ducks 3-1 in Game 5
Pontus Aberg scored his first career playoff goal with 8:59 to play, and the Nashville Predators moved to the brink of their first Stanley Cup Final with a 3-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals
Predators left surprised, determined by Johansen's injury
Nashville Predators coach Peter Laviolette is declining to give any details about star center Ryan Johansen's season-ending thigh injury in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals
Predators face Ducks in Game 5 without star C Ryan Johansen
Nashville center Ryan Johansen will miss the rest of the postseason after emergency surgery on a left thigh injury, leaving the Predators without their top playoff scorer heading into Game 5 of the Western Conference finals
Column: NHL playoffs greatest show in sports at the moment
Column: Flip away from one blowout after another in the NBA playoffs and check out the NHL, which is the greatest show in sports this postseason
Predators' Ryan Johansen out for rest of playoffs due to thigh injury
The Nashville Predators will be without center Ryan Johansen for the remainder of the playoffs due to a left thigh injury he suffered in Game 4 on Thursday night. In a statement, the team said Johansen needed emergency surgery Thursday night at Vanderbilt Medical Center. He is expected to recover