A major factor to why the Nashville Predators struggled last season was due to constant trips to the penalty box, and not effectively killing off those penalties.
The Nashville Predators offseason is a time to question your team’s front office, speculate on the makeup of lines, and wonder which prospects will make impacts for better or worse.
As we anxiously await the announcement of the 2020-2021 (looking more likely to be the 2021 season), we thought we would give the Nashville Predators-faithful something of an appetizer with some fun speculation into next season.
Check out what the contributing writers’ thoughts are on “Smashville Superlatives”. To start us off, we have “The Absolute Liability: The player with the most penalty minutes in 2021.”
It’s no secret that the Predators were downright awful on the penalty kill last season. A big reason why they fell behind in the standings and had to claw their way back in February and March before the season pause.
The Predators have to stay out of the penalty box next season and not be their own worst enemy. With that said, let’s see what the writers of Predlines said would be the the biggest liability in this department.