Tough Times Ahead For Nashville Predators As Injuries Consume Club; Claim Svatos

December 30th, 2010 by Mike MacDonald Leave a reply »
It has been an amazing season so far for the Nashville Predators.

Two big winning streaks, two big losing streaks, injuries and frustration, goaltending being good and bad and now a player who has reached out for help... and it's only the end of December!

The Preds are a team that will have many challenges to face in the upcoming month. Injuries to Martin Erat, arguably playing his best hockey in some time, the continuing saga of Matthew Lombardi's concussion woes and a wonky David Legwand.

This team has lost it's two top centers in Lombardi and Legwand, speedy Steve Sullivan and the aforementioned Erat... add to the list the situation of Jordan Tootoo.


Help for Tootoo...

Tootoo, with the blessing and support of the Predators management and players, has checked himself into the NHL substance abuse system.

A big step indeed. Here is hoping he gets the help he needs and a speedy return to the Preds.


Roster Moves...More to Come?

While Pikka Rinne has returned to the lineup, the Preds are on a downward slide. Losers of five straight.

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