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Edmonton Oilers at Nashville Predators, Game 73 Breakdown: Radulov, Radulov, Radulov? Radulov.

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Edmonton Oilers
@ Nashville Predators

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012, 6:00 PM MDT
Bridgestone Arena

On the Forecheck

Here Comes Radulov, Here Comes Radulov... - On the Forecheck
Assuming he makes it here in time for tonight's game against Edmonton, what kind of reception do you think he'll receive at Bridgestone Arena?

How good will Alexander Radulov be in the NHL? - On the Forecheck
With Alexander Radulov possibly joining the Nashville Predators lineup as early as Thursday at Pittsburgh, Preds fans are buzzing over how he'll fit into the lineup, and what this all means for the team's playoff hopes. Radulov comes back to the NHL after having won a host of awards in Russia over the last few years. He's a two-time KHL MVP, won the Gagarin Cup last season, and just led the league in scoring for the second consecutive year.

Hockey experts around the NHL putting the spotlight on Nashville - On the Forecheck
The Nashville Predators have certainly expressed some lofty goals this season, and now that they've proven to be the most aggressive team in the NHL at adding talent for the playoff run, writers around North America are talking about the Preds as one of the prime contenders to win it all this spring.

Is Radulov's return to Nashville a short one? - On the Forecheck
Dmitry Chesnokov (who often serves as our gateway into the world of Russian hockey journalism) passes along reports from Pavel Lysenkov of Sovietsky Sport this afternoon, indicating that the bargain which has allowed Alexander Radulov's return to Nashville may be a short-term one:

Martin Erat named NHL's 3rd Star of the Week - On the Forecheck
As if being named OTF Hero Of The Week wasn't enough, the accolades are continuing to pour in for our man Marty. The NHL just released the following:

G73 Oilers at Predators - Lowetide
The young group of forwards currently in the Oilers employ should probably ask for asylum at the Grand Ole Opry after tonight’s game. All that jazz up front added to that Nashville sound would make for beautiful music into June every year.

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Nashville Predators Injuries


Player Injury Type Injury Date
Brian McGrattan other-excused 03/20/2012
Paul Gaustad other-excused 03/20/2012


Player Injury Type Injury Date
Roman Josi other-excused 03/20/2012

Edmonton Oilers Injuries


Player Injury Type Injury Date
Ben Eager back 03/20/2012

Out (IR / Out / Suspended / Physically unvailable)

Player Injury Type Injury Date
Taylor Fedun femur 10/03/2011