Episode #13 – David, Nathan, and Mark are each in separate states recording their Festivus episode. Mark updates you on Festivus miracles (NHL Central division update), then the airing of grievances (Predators Week in Review) as the Predators only manage to steal one point in a shootout loss to the Stars. Mark and David then do a deep-dive into the corsi, heat maps, and a penalty breakdown from the past three games to determine if this is a fluke or a larger issue. Finally, we bring you the Feats of Strength (Predators Week Ahead) with games versus the Blues and Wild. Happy Festivus for the rest of us!
Which is your favorite, or do you have another favorite? Make sure and comment to let us know!
Episode #12 – David and Nathan are pumped to bring you a great week of Predators hockey! Nathan recaps the Central Division standings with the Preds in first place, review games from the Western Canada trip versus the Canucks, Oilers, and Flames, then dive into the numbers comparing the 16-17 team to this 17-18 team through 32 games. Finally, we bring you an upcoming week of games versus the Jets, Hurricane, and Stars.
Here are our week 10 goal of the week nominees. Which is your favorite, or do you have another favorite? Make sure and comment to let us know!
Episode #11 – Mark and Nathan recap the Ford Ice Your Mom versus Mid-Ice Crisis game while considering a new segment; the Ford D-League standings. They quickly move on to update you on real hockey, with the Central Division standings, recap games against the Bruins, Stars, and first ever game against the Golden Knights. David and Nathan consider if James Neal would consider coming back to the Predators, then preview upcoming games versus the Canucks , Oilers, and Flames.
Here are our week 9 goal of the week nominees. Which is your favorite, or do you have another favorite? Make sure and comment to let us know!
Episode #10 – David and Nathan find out that Mark has a better agent than they do, so don’t expect Preds Week Ahead music anytime soon. Seriously though, we update you on Central Division standings, recap games against the Blackhawks, Canucks, and chippy game against the Ducks, then discuss the Preds third period– is it really as bad as it seems? Finally, there’s a preview of upcoming games versus the Bruins, Stars, and the expansion Golden Knights in the music-less Predators Week Ahead.
Episode #9 – Mark is out searching for Smith-like confidence leaving David and Nathan to update you on the Central Division standings, recap games against the Canadiens, Blues, and Hurricanes. They then dive into Craig Smith and Mattias Ekholm’s impact on the Predators. Finally, we preview you for upcoming games versus the Blackhawks, Canucks, and Ducks in the Predators Week Ahead.
Episode #8 – Mark makes it two episodes in a row and Nathan protests all the penalties! The trifecta update you on the NHL Central standings, recap games against the Capitals, Wild, and Avalanche. We discuss the Predators league-leading penalty minutes and dive into some causes and outcomes. Finally, we preview you for upcoming games versus the Jets, Canadiens, Blues, and Hurricanes in the Predators Week Ahead.
Episode #7 – We activate David from IR and welcome Mark back from a podcast conditioning stint to anchor episode seven of the podcast. The guys update you on the NHL Central standings, recap games against the Blue Jackets and Penguins, Nathan leads a “State of the Unit” discussion, and the trio prepares you for upcoming games versus the Capitals, Wild, and Avalanche. Exciting episode
Episode #6 – Nathan’s running solo with your Central Division Updates, Recaps the West Coast trip against the Sharks, Ducks, and Kings games. Then an overview of the huge three-way-trade between Ottawa, Colorado, and the Predators which provides Nashville much needed depth at center. Finally, a look at the week ahead and the Predators play the Blue Jackets, then the Penguins.
Episode #4 – Mark is off doing his best Juuse Saros impression leaving David and Nathan to update you on the NHL Central, Recap games against the Flames, Hawks, and Islanders, discuss the backup goalie troubles, and prepare you for the Preds West Coast road trip against the Sharks, Ducks, and Kings.
Pictures of the multitude of jersey options with the NHL Adidas redesign.
Episode #4 – David and Nathan are without Mark as they don’t want to burn a year of Mark’s sophomore contract. They update you on the NHL Central Division, Recap another busy week of games against the Avalanche, Flyers, and Rangers, discuss the new Predators jerseys; which to buy/which to avoid, and prepare you for upcoming games against the Flames, Blackhawks, and Islanders.
Episode #3 – David, Mark, and Nathan are back together bringing you NHL Central Division Updates, a Predators Week in Review discussing the banner raising, current injuries, and a look ahead at games against the Colorado Avalanche, a rematch against the bitter Philadelphia Flyers, and an early Saturday match up against the New York Rangers.
Episode #2 – Way-too-early Central Division standings, Mark and Nathan bring you a PREDATORS WEEK IN REVIEW of the first two games of the season; versus Boston and Pittsburgh. Nathan urges caution and patience to Preds nation with the slow start, and they discuss changes in the lines. Finally they guys look ahead to prepare you for games against Philadelphia, Dallas, and Chicago.
Episode #1 – HOCKEY IS BACK! David and Nathan discuss the Predators leadership group, opening roster surprises, rule changes, and cover the upcoming games versus Boston and Pittsburgh. It’s also time for their favorite prediction– NHL Central Division rankings. The guys might tease Mark for his outlandish prediction that the Wild and Jets will be Central Division dumpster fires.
With all the updates to Bridestone arena; the different fan experiences and locker room we thought we’d do a little updating of our own. Behold the Down South Hockey logo 2.0!
Pre-Season Episode #1 – The guys are back together for season two! Dave has gone through the stages of grief only to rewatch the final episode of All Access, while Mark and Nathan have started playing ice hockey. In this episode we cover the expansion draft, off-season trades, signings, coaching changes, and predict line combinations for the Nashville Predators!
Season 1 Finale – David, Mark, and Nathan take a look back at Stanley Cup Finals game 6; the Sissions disallowed goal (How/why you review this), the inconsistency of calls throughout the playoffs, injuries, and final thoughts on the regular and postseason experiences.