Community Relations Week Sees Nashville Predators Focus On Philanthropy

Monday, 10.8.2012 / 6:11 PM CT / Nashville Predators
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Community Relations Week Sees Nashville Predators Focus On Philanthropy
Nashville Predators host their seventh annual Community Relations Week

Nashville, Tenn.  – This week, the Nashville Predators host their seventh annual Community Relations Week, a week of volunteerism and philanthropic contributions that sees members of the Nashville Predators family donate time to charitable organizations in Middle Tennessee.

Nashville Predators staff members, broadcasters, coaches and personalities will spend time with organizations such as Hands on Nashville, Room In the Inn, Ronald McDonald House and the Nashville Humane Association. A full schedule of events is listed below.

Monday, Oct. 8

Hands on Nashville Urban Farm (361 Wimpole Dr., Nashville)

Preds Staffers will help install and maintain HON’s new urban farm by digging, planting, watering and weeding existing rows.

Tuesday, Oct. 9

Room In the Inn (705 Drexel St., Nashville)

Assist with a variety of tasks to be explained on Tuesday; this charity received a $25,000 donation through an NHL Foundation Player Award.

American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge (2008 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville)

Volunteers will be serving dinner to cancer patients and their families. Some patients are local, but many are from out-of-state, and even across the country. After serving dinner, employees will also have the opportunity to meet and fellowship with these patients.

Wednesday, Oct. 10

Lighthouse Christian School (5100 Blue Hole Rd., Antioch)

Staffers will read books to preschool kids. Hockey Operations Advisor Brent Peterson and President/COO Sean Henry are scheduled to attend.

The Contributor Release (Downtown Presbyterian Church, 154 Fifth Ave., Nashville)

Volunteers will assist with unloading the paper bundles from the truck, stacking the papers in the storage areas inside the church, setting up for release in sanctuary, invoicing during release, distributing papers, working front door, guiding/directing to restrooms, collecting trash afterwards, and breakdown of set-up after release.

Lakeshore Heartland Retirement Home (3025 Fernbrook, Ln., Nashville)

Volunteers will socialize with residents who are huge hockey fans. Assistant Coach Lane Lambert scheduled to attend.

Thursday Oct. 11

Ronald McDonald House (2144 Fairfax Ave., Nashville)

Volunteers will plan and prepare lunch for families at Ronald McDonald House. Head Coach Barry Trotz scheduled to attend.

Nashville Humane Association (213 Oceola Ave., Nashville)

Volunteers will walk dogs and/or socialize cats. Associate Coach Peter Horachek and CEO Jeff Cogen scheduled to attend.

Friday, Oct. 12

Nashville Zoo - Ghouls at Grassmere (3777 Nolensville Pk., Nashville)

Volunteers will help set up for the Nashville Zoo’s Halloween festival.

Preds GOAL Program – check-in (A-Game,215 Gothic Court, Franklin)

Get Out And Learn! (G.O.A.L!), a free beginner hockey program designed for boys and girls ages 5 to 8 with no prior experience. This free program includes all equipment, making the program ideal for any child to get started. Head Coach Barry Trotz scheduled to attend.

Preds GOAL Program – on-ice (A-Game,215 Gothic Court, Franklin)

Get Out And Learn! (G.O.A.L!), a free beginner hockey program designed for boys and girls ages 5 to 8 with no prior experience. This free program includes all equipment, making the program ideal for any child to get started.

Click here for photos of the 2012 Community Relations Week

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WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 51 24 7 228 221 109
2 y - STL 82 51 24 7 239 197 109
3 x - NSH 82 47 25 10 226 202 104
4 x - CHI 82 48 28 6 220 186 102
5 x - VAN 82 48 29 5 236 220 101
6 x - MIN 82 46 28 8 227 198 100
7 x - WPG 82 43 26 13 223 204 99
8 x - CGY 82 45 30 7 237 213 97
9 LAK 82 40 27 15 218 197 95
10 DAL 82 41 31 10 257 257 92
11 COL 82 39 31 12 209 223 90
12 SJS 82 40 33 9 224 226 89
13 EDM 82 24 44 14 193 276 62
14 ARI 82 24 50 8 165 267 56

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
F. Forsberg 82 26 37 15 63
M. Ribeiro 82 15 47 11 62
R. Josi 81 15 40 15 55
S. Weber 78 15 30 15 45
C. Smith 82 23 21 11 44
C. Wilson 77 20 22 19 42
M. Fisher 59 19 20 4 39
J. Neal 67 23 14 12 37
R. Ellis 58 9 18 8 27
S. Jones 82 8 19 3 27
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
P. Rinne 41 17 6 .923 2.18
C. Hutton 6 7 4 .902 2.61