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Predators sign forward Miikka Salomaki to 2-year contract

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators have signed forward Miikka Salomaki (MEE-kah SA-loh-MA-kee) to a two-year, $1.225 million contract. The Predators announced the deal Tuesday. Salomaki, who turns 23 on March 9, will earn $575,000 in 2016-17 and $650,000 in 2017-18. He has seven points (four goals, three assists) in 45 games this season and has played in 46 career...
Via Associated Press
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Dennis Wideman Suspended for Cross-Checking Linesman

I don't know if I have ever seen anything like this before. After being check hard by Predators forward Miikka Salomaki, Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman cross-checked linesman Don Henderson on the way to the Flames bench.For his puzzling efforts, Wideman has been suspended indefinitely pending a hearing. Your guess is as good as mine how long of a suspension he will get...
Via Goon's World
January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman cross-checks linesman (Video)

Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman cross-checked a referee on the way to the bench during second period of Wednesday night's game against Nashville.Wideman was knocked a bit silly by a hit from Predators left winger Miikka Salomaki before heading to the bench. Linesman Don Henderson was in his path and had his back to him when Wideman cleaned his clock from behind for seemingly...
Via Holdout Sports
January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Flames' Wideman sends linesman to ice with check from behind

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman sent linesman Don Henderson to the ice when he checked him from behind during a game against the Nashville Predators. In the second period Wednesday night, Wideman was skating toward the Flames' bench when he cross-checked Henderson, who had his back to the defenseman. Moments earlier, Wideman had taken a hit from...
Via Associated Press
January 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Rinne, Salomaki win silver, Jarnkrok bronze at 2014 Worlds

The Nashville Predators were well represented at the 2014 IIHF World Championships this year. Of the 10 Preds who participated, half medaled and three others led their clubs in scoring. Goaltender Pekka Rinne and prospects Miikka Salomaki and Juuse Saros won silver due to their 5-2 loss to Russia Sunday afternoon. Calle Jarnkrok and Mattias Ekholm each won bronze as part of Team...
Via Section 303
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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