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Predators Reduce Roster to 57

Sawchenko Released from Amateur Tryout

by Press Release @PredsPR / Nashville Predators

Nashville, Tenn. (September 26, 2016) - Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has released goalie Zachary Sawchenko from his amateur tryout.  

Nashville's training camp roster is now at 57 players: 32 forwards, 20 defensemen and five goaltenders. An updated roster is available here.

The Predators will open the preseason tomorrow with a doubleheader at the Florida Panthers (2:30 and 6:00 p.m. CT). They then travel to Columbus on Thursday to face the Blue Jackets at 6:00 p.m. Nashville will host its first preseason game of the 2016-17 season on Saturday, October 1, against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The Preds begin the regular season on Friday, October 14, at Bridgestone Arena at 7:00 p.m. Great interest-free payment plans are currently available for all Nashville Predators season-ticket packages, with full-season packages starting as low as $18 per game and half-season packages beginning at $30 per game. Full, half and MTN Dew 15-Game Mini Plan season-ticket holders continue to receive the biggest savings and the most comprehensive benefits that Smashville has to offer. In addition to saving money off the individual ticket price and getting access to certain games only available through plans, these plan holders receive 20 percent off at the Predators Team Store, 10 percent discount at Bridgestone Arena concession stands and highest distinction in Smashville Rewards, the official rewards program of the Nashville Predators. For more information, or to purchase, visit or contact a ticket representative at (615) 770-7800.

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