Nashville Predators Executive Vice President/General Manager David Poile announced Saturday that the club has reassigned forwards Ramzi Abid, Shane Endicott, Patrick Leahy, Cal O'Reilly, Brandon Segal, Kim Staal and Daniel Widing, defensemen Sheldon Brookbank and Ville Koistinen and goaltenders Karl Goehring, Scott Reid and Pekka Rinne to the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League. Nashville also reassigned goaltender Jesse Deckert to the Prince Albert Raiders of the Western Hockey League.
A total of 15 forwards, 10 defensemen and two goaltenders remain in camp. The Predators depart on Sunday for a week of off-site training at the RDV Sportsplex in Orlando, Fla.
Nashville's next preseason game is Friday, Sept. 29 at 6:00 p.m. CT against the Atlanta Thrashers at Philips Arena. The following night, the Predators play their preseason finale against the Thrashers at 7:00 p.m. at the Gaylord Entertainment Center.
Predators season-ticket packages are still available for as low as $156; call (615) 770-PUCK for more details. Individual tickets for Saturday night and the entire Predators' 2006-07 regular-season home schedule may be purchased at the GEC box office, all Ticketmaster outlets or by calling (615) 770-PUCK. Tickets may also be purchased online.