Nashville Predators stories in the SI Vault

Hockey-Tonk Town By Michael Farber, November 09, 1998 Nashville and its biggest country music stars have taken a down-home hankerin' to the expansion Predators.

Nashville Predators 2000 Season Preview By Tim Crothers, October 16, 2000 Nouveau Country music fan Mike Dunham acknowledges that much of his first two seasons as the goalie of expansion Nashville would make sufficiently melancholy fodder for a Hank Williams song.

Mr. Big Shot By Michael Farber, December 29, 2008 Nashville's Shea Weber really rips 'em from the point. The league's newest elite defenseman is a hitter and a passer too.

NHL Player's Poll By SI Staff, May 3, 2010 Who is the NHL's best shutdown defenseman?

Time for Trotz to Make a Playoff Run By Adrian Dater, April 1, 2011 Barry Trotz, the NHL's second-longest tenured coach, is 0-5 in postseason series. Can he change things around?

Nashville's Hopes Rest on Rinne By Darren Eliot, April 7, 2011 Has there ever been a more gradually ingrained and consistent build in the history of professional sports than the Nashville Predators?

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