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Preds Official Podcast: U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Calls Poile

Podcast Interviews Predators GM, Looks at NHL's Expansion to Seattle and Preds' Injuries

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Prior to being inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, Nashville Predators General Manager David Poile joins the show. Brooks Bratten and Thomas Willis look at Seattle joining the NHL as the 32nd franchise and answer fan questions on practice, lineup chemistry and travel. Plus, the episode looks at how the Predators are trying to play a tighter, more defensive game in light of their rash of injuries.  

Highlights Include: 

  • Why Preds need to play defensive game following injuries
  • Interview with Preds GM David Poile
  • Seattle joins NHL as 32nd franchise
  • Preds bowl at Preds & Pins
  • Answering your Twitter questions
  • Giveaway opportunity of tickets to Marvel Universe Live; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Nick Bonino on Being a Dad, Teammate Pranks

Podcast Includes Touching Interview with Bonino, Talks How Preds Must Respond to Injuries

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Nashville Predators forward Nick Bonino opens up about raising two daughters, playing tricks on his teammates and eating pasta from the Stanley Cup. Thomas Willis and Brooks Bratten share some of the activities the Predators have planned for the holidays, discuss the hit the Preds' roster has taken and look back on Thomas officially becoming a first-time father.

Highlights Include: 

  • Are injuries slowing the Preds?
  • How should Nashville respond to loss to Coyotes?
  • Interview with Preds forward Nick Bonino
  • Preds prospect update
  • Holiday Outreach shopping with Anthony Bitetto, Colton Sissons, Austin Watson
  • Answering your Twitter questions
  • Giveaway opportunity of tickets for Sabres vs. Preds game; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Craig Smith and the Mini Golden

Podcast Gets the Scoop on Craig Smith's New Dog; Looks at the Preds' Future as Injuries Mount

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Nashville Predators forward Craig Smith reveals his musical talents, recaps his summer wedding and outlines the lessons learned after adding a Miniature Golden Retriever to the family. Plus, Brooks Bratten and Thomas Willis discuss the Preds' homestand and Ryan Johansen's impact on a youth hockey player suffering from a similar injury. 

Highlights Include: 

  • Preds sweep homestand, fluke loss to the Blues?
  • The progression of Kevin Fiala
  • Injuries mounting for the Predators
  • Interview with Preds forward Craig Smith
  • Ryan Johansen inspires injured youth hockey player
  • Milwaukee Admirals update
  • Answering your Twitter questions
  • Giveaway opportunity of an autographed Preds mini helmet; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Power Plays, Adversity and Thanksgiving

Podcast Talks to Preds Assistant GM Jeff Kealty, Debates Who Can Replace Arvidsson, Subban

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

After losing Viktor Arvidsson and P.K. Subban to injury, the Predators are challenged with staying in the upper echelon of the NHL and getting their power play on track. Preds Assistant GM Jeff Kealty joins the show to talk Eeli Tolvanen, scouting and what's next for the team. Plus, Thomas Willis and Brooks Bratten share their Thanksgiving side dish power rankings. 

Highlights Include: 

  • Preds finish five-game trip at 2-2-1
  • Who should take Arvidsson's spot on the first line?
  • Will the power play get back on track soon?
  • Interview with Preds Assistant GM Jeff Kealty
  • Ranking Thanksgiving side dishes
  • Answering your Twitter questions
  • Giveaway opportunity of autographed USA Hockey hats; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Colton Sissons and Long Road Trip Traditions

Podcast Talks to Coltons Sissons About Essentials for Road Trips, David Kells on Scheduling Arena

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Fresh off a hat trick, Colton Sissons joins the show to describe playing the saxophone as a child, his favorite music venues and his staples for long road trips. Plus, Brooks Bratten and Thomas Willis take a look at the status of the Central Division and speak with SVP of Entertainment & Marketing David Kells on booking the NHL schedule and arena shows. 

Highlights Include: 

  • Preds video coaches help win game
  • Fixing the power play
  • Interview with Preds forward Colton Sissons
  • Interview with SVP of Entertainment & Marketing David Kells
  • Answering your Twitter questions
  • Giveaway opportunity of an autographed mini helmet; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: The Man, Myth, Legend - Pekka Rinne

Podcast Talks to Pekka Rinne About His Twin Sister, Hockey Fights Cancer Night and "Raising" Juuse Saros

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Fan-favorite and Preds goaltender Pekka Rinne joins the show to talk about his twin sister, Hockey Fights Cancer and helping to "raise" Juuse Saros. Plus, Preds Manager of Hockey Operations Brandon Walker provides an inside look at the team's travel schedule. 

Highlights Include: 

  • Franchise records set in a possible Cup Final preview
  • Interview with Pekka Rinne
  • Interview with Preds Manager of Hockey Operations Brandon Walker
  • Milwaukee Admirals update
  • The top new features at Bridgestone Arena
  • Giveaway opportunity of a Topgolf gift card; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Ryan Hartman and a Hockey Halloween

Podcast is Joined by Ryan Hartman; How Can Nashville Get More Scoring from their Top Nine?

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Thomas Willis and Brooks Bratten discuss what it takes to get a top forward scoring, look at the Preds' red-hot start and offer their sincere Hockey Halloween wishes. Plus, Predators forward Ryan Hartman talks growing up in Chicago and South Carolina, learning from head coach Peter Laviolette and shares his favorite kinds of candy. 

Highlights Include: 

  • How do the Predators get more goals from their top-nine forwards?
  • The legend of Bushwacker and his mask
  • Evaluating the Preds' 8-3-0 start
  • Interview with Ryan Hartman
  • The Preds' favorite Halloween traditions
  • What should be expected from the fourth line?
  • Giveaway opportunity of an autographed Preds mini helmet; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Filip Forsberg, Goalies and a Fast Start

Podcast Interviews Filip Forsberg; Looks at the Future of the Predators' Goaltending Tandem

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Predators winger Filip Forsberg joins the POP to talk video games, Harry Potter and his crazy story of being traded to Nashville. Brooks Bratten and Thomas Willis pick their defining moments of the Predators' strong start to the season and evaluate the club's goaltending tandem. 

Highlights Include: 

  • What's been the defining moment of the season so far?
  • What gets Kevin Fiala back on track?
  • Interview with Filip Forsberg
  • Preds TV Analyst Chris Mason joins the show to discuss the Preds goaltending duo
  • Juuse Saros and Pekka Rinne, what's next?
  • Giveaway opportunity of an autographed Preds mini helmet; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Rivalry with Jets; Johansen's Doug and Dozer

Podcast Talks Bulldogs, Playing in Nashville with Ryan Johansen; Looks at Rivalry with Winnipeg Jets

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

The NashvillePredators.com duo of Thomas Willis and Brooks Bratten look at the next chapter in the Predators and Jets' rivalry. Preds forward Ryan Johansen joins the show to talk about his bulldogs, Doug and Dozer, his brother, Lucas, and playing in Smashville.

Highlights Include: 

  • Are the Winnipeg Jets the Preds biggest rival?
  • What fixes the power play?
  • Interview with Ryan Johansen
  • A touching story from the Preds' annual community day
  • Giveaway opportunity of an autographed Preds mini helmet; listen to see how to enter!

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Preds Official Podcast: Yannick Weber, Puppies and Hockey

Podcast Interviews Yannick Weber, Reacts to the Start of the 2018-19 Season

by Thomas Willis & Brooks Bratten @PredsNHL / NashvillePredators.com

Brooks Bratten and Thomas Willis react to the official start of the 2018-19 season and discuss who will challenge the Nashville Predators in the Western Conference. They're also joined by Preds defenseman Yannick Weber to talk dogs, charity and dating.

Highlights Include: 

  • How did the Preds look on Opening Night?
  • Will Filip Forsberg score 40 goals?
  • Interview with Yannick Weber
  • Western Conference challengers: Calgary Flames, Winnipeg Jets
  • Giveaway opportunity of tickets to Tuesday, Oct. 9, Flames vs. Preds game; listen to see how to enter!

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