Gary Bettman Excited About Nashville, Caps Win At The Buzzer, Flames Get Torched

So, how about those Capitals last night? If you missed it, Barry Trotz and Washington took down the New York Rangers 2-1 thanks to former Predator Joel Ward scoring the game winner as time ran out in regulation. How many of us are now Caps fans now that the Preds were eliminated?

The Anaheim Ducks made things look easy last night with a nice little 6-1 win over the Calgary Flames to start that series.

Your Predlines Headlines for today:

Capitals Shock Rangers – Stars and Sticks

Joel Ward, as I said ladies and gentlemen.

Bettman Looks Forward to All-Star Weekend, Hockey in Nashville – Predators Official Site

“We know the hospitality, the organization and the support is going to be first rate, and it’s why we’re thrilled to be here with the [Predators] on a regular basis,” Bettman said.

Preds Wives and Girlfriends Complete Special Room Makeover – Predators Official Site

Even the Predators significant others are fantastic people in the community. Man, this organization is #neat.

Winterhawks sign defenseman Caleb Jones, brother of former Hawk Seth Jones – CSNNW

Little Jones is taking the same step as bigger Jones took. It worked out pretty well for Seth. Seventeen year old Caleb has played 25 games for the U.S. National Under-18 Team this year. He’s lit the lamp twice and added six helpers along the way. He and his fellow Americans just won gold at the U18 World Championship.

The hardest save was himself – ESPN

This is bar none the best story written this year. Scott Darling may have beaten the Predators, but the former netminder in the Nashville system sure has a story. This is the definition of a must read.

Dubnyk, Hammond, Letang voted Masterton finalists –

Adversity and a great story; that’s what these player have been through indeed.