Pens Elite’s Campbell Signs With Erie Otters by Pittsburgh Penguins @penguins / Media Release   Erie, Pennsylvania – The Erie Otters Hockey Club announced today that goaltender Aidan Campbell has committed to the team and completed an Ontario Hockey League Standard Player Agreement. Campbell, a 6’4”, 181-pound netminder, was Erie’s 12thround pick (224th overall) at the 2018 OHL Priority Selection. The Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania native

Pressure makes things better for Walleye rookie goalie Fulcher

MARK MONROE Blade Sports Writer FEB 12, 2019 5:57 PM Young Toledo Walleye goaltender Kaden Fulcher embraces his role as a difference-maker, putting in the work to thrive in the biggest moments. The 20-year-old rookie loves living in the limelight. “As a goalie, you have such a big impact on the game, either positively

Rinne named first Unmasked Goalie of the Year

Predators goaltender won Vezina Trophy; at forefront of equipment, technical innovations by Kevin Woodley / Correspondent   Editor’s note: As part of’s end-of-year package, correspondent Kevin Woodley is using his final weekly column of 2018 to give out the first annual Unmasked Goaltender of the Year Award. The winner this year is Nashville

Predators Sign Goaltender Pekka Rinne to Two-Year Contract

Rinne Won the 2018 Vezina Trophy as NHL’s Best Goaltender by Press Release @PredsNHL /  November 3rd, 2018 Nashville, Tenn. (November 3, 2018) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced Saturday that the club has signed goaltender Pekka Rinne to a two-year, $10 million contract that will see him earn $6 million in 2019-20

Nashville’s Pekka Rinne makes the difference against Lightning

Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35) makes a save on Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) during third period action at Amalie Arena in Tampa Thursday evening (11/01/18). Rinne made 42 saves as the Preds won 4 to 1 over the Tampa Bay Lightning. DIRK SHADD | Times By Diana Nearhos Published: November 1, 2018

Goaltending prospect Matiss Kivlenieks thrust into action

Goaltending prospect Matiss Kivlenieks, playing in a preseason game last year for the Blue Jackets, received a baptism by fire last season when he played in 43 games with the AHL’s Cleveland Monsters. [Adam Cairns] By Adam Jardy The Columbus Dispatch Posted Sep 11, 2018 at 6:51 AMUpdated Sep 11, 2018 at 6:51 AM    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The plan last year was never for

Rinne Honored to Join Boyhood Heroes with Vezina Trophy Win

Predators goalie admired Brodeur, Roy, Hasek growing up by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / Columnist  12:18 AM  Share   LAS VEGAS — Pekka Rinne‘s miniature Vezina Trophy will be going back home to Kempele, Finland, and the Nashville Predators goalie figures that his father, the custodian of the Rinne memorabilia collection, will soon be cleaning up his old

Predators’ Pekka Rinne making legitimate case for NHL’s Vezina Trophy

Adam Vingan, USA TODAY NETWORK — Tennessee TORONTO — Pekka Rinne ambled into the visiting dressing room at Barclays Center on Monday evening, a relieved smile plastered on his face. He was happy to discuss the Predators‘ stirring comeback against the New York Islanders, though not before blaming himself for the team needing to rally in the first place. “We

Pekka Rinne Unmasked

Rinne welcomes changes to his game Predators goalie reassessed confidence, technique after Stanley Cup disappointment by Kevin Woodley / Correspondent  12:00 AM  Share VANCOUVER — Goaltender Pekka Rinne had never experienced anything quite like the devastation of losing in the 2017 Stanley Cup Final. “I haven’t had that kind of feeling,” said Rinne, the No. 1 goalie