Thursday, 01.23.2014 / 5:04 PM
affiliate in Milwaukee. His responsibilities, which include running the forwards and directing the penalty kill, will be assumed temporarily by Scott Nichol, the Predators director of player development, though Trotz said Lambert will stay involved with video and over the phone.
"We've got it covered but Lane is pulling a lot of the strings," he said. "We want to keep him involved but it was very...
Saturday, 10.12.2013 / 6:02 PM
Group 6 UFAs: None.
UFAs: Keven Veilleux.
St. Louis Blues
Group 2 FAs: Cade Fairchild, Evgeny Grachev, Philip McRae, Alex Pietrangelo, Tyler Shattock.
Group 3 UFAs: T.J. Hensick, Jamie Langenbrunner, Andy McDonald, Andrew Murray, Scott Nichol, Jeff Woywitka.
Group 6 UFAs: None.
UFAs: Jay Barriball, Stefan Della Rovere, Paul Karpowich, Jani Lajunen, Anthony Nigro, Brett Sonne.
San Jose Sharks...
Wednesday, 10.09.2013 / 3:00 AM
Langenbrunner and Scott Nichol were healthy.
"They were major players and major factors on our team," Blues coach Ken Hitchcock told NHL.com. "It hurt us a lot when they weren't there."
Hitchcock felt his team wasn't able to score enough to beat the Kings (10 goals in six games) because the forwards didn't stay in the high-traffic areas long enough to become consistently dangerous. He thinks Langenbrunner...
Friday, 09.27.2013 / 3:00 AM
(retired); Scott Nichol, C (retired); David Perron, RW (trade, Oilers); Kris Russell, D (trade, Flames)
Alexander Steen - David Backes - T.J. Oshie
Jaden Schwartz - Derek Roy - Chris Stewart
Magnus Paajarvi - Patrik Berglund - Vladimir Tarasenko
Brenden Morrow - Maxim Lapierre - Vladimir Sobotka
Chris Porter, Adam Cracknell, Ryan Reaves
Jay Bouwmeester - Alex...
Tuesday, 08.13.2013 / 3:00 AM
UFAs: RW Jamie Langenbrunner, LW/C Andy McDonald, C Scott Nichol, D Jeff Woywitka, C T.J. Hensick, C Andrew Murray
Promotion candidates: D Joel Edmundson, RW Ty Rattie, RW Dmitrij Jaskin, D Jani Hakanpaa, D Petteri Lindbohm...
Tuesday, 07.09.2013 / 4:35 PM
"I have been asked whether he can play for our team this year," Predators general manager David Poile said last week. "Our scouts feel he can. The hockey world feels he can."
Leading the players on the ice Tuesday was Scott Nichol, who was named Nashville's director of player development last month after ending a 20-season pro playing career this spring.
Trotz wasn't on the ice...
Sunday, 07.07.2013 / 4:42 PM
. LOUIS BLUES
Say hello to: C Derek Roy, C Maxim Lapierre, C Keith Aucoin, D Jordan Leopold (re-signed)
Say goodbye to: D Kris Russell, C Andy McDonald, RW Jamie Langenbrunner, C Scott Nichol
Still shopping: None
Skinny: The Blues were mostly quiet on the first day of free agency but on Day Two landed one of the top centers on the market, Roy, and only had to give him a one-year contract...
Wednesday, 06.05.2013 / 4:54 PM
St. Louis Blues forward Scott Nichol, 38, announced his retirement Wednesday to accept a job as director of player development for the Nashville Predators.
"During the last few years of my playing career, working with the younger players was something I really got a lot of enjoyment out of," Nichol said. "It's a great opportunity for me and I'm excited to be a part of the Predators organization...
Sunday, 05.12.2013 / 6:33 PM
their restricted free agents [notables include Alex Pietrangelo, Kevin Shattenkirk, Chris Stewart, Patrik Berglund, Kris Russell, Ian Cole and Jake Allen] and then work on resigning them to multi-year contracts. As for the unrestricted free agents [notably Andy McDonald, Jordan Leopold, Jamie Langenbrunner, Scott Nichol and Adam Cracknell], Armstrong said they will do a full analysis on each individual...
Friday, 05.10.2013 / 4:36 PM
Scratched: Kris Russell, Ian Cole, Vladimir Tarasenko, Scott Nichol, Jake Allen, Dmitrij Jaskin
Injured: Jamie Langenbrunner (hip, IR)...