Here, the history of this proud organization is chronicled from its starting point to its current competitive heights, along with all of the great moments, games and players that have come in between.

Please enjoy this look back.

Franchise Timeline:
Key dates in Preds lore
Arena History:
Bridgestone and back
   
Predators Draft History:
Everyone Nashville has ever drafted
Logo Origin:
Why the 'Preds  are named the 'Preds


All-Time Roster:
Search for every player ever
Mascot:
Gnash, Present, and Future


All-Time Transactions:
Every move in team history
Uniform Numbers:
Who wore what number?
The Captains: Take a look at all six players who have donned the "C" All-Time All-Stars and Awards: See who's been recognized
15th Aniv: 
Preds celebrate 15 seasons in 2013-14
   
 

 
 
 
 
 
 

How The Preds Were Built

On May 4, 1998, The National Hockey League officially announced the Nashville Predators as the 27th franchise in league history.  Since, the Predators have grown from a young expansion franchise to a regular contender in the Stanley Cup playoffs.
  • Catching up with Alumni:Boughner, Geoffrion and Mowers
  Take a look back at 15 years of Bridgestone Arena
  The Predators take a look back with former-captain Greg Johnson
  Two Blueliners remember the early days in Nashville
  A chat with Rob Valicevic, the first Pred to tally a hat trick
  Enforcer Denny Lambert talks about his time with the Predators
  Before the franchise's inception, where were current Preds honing their skills
  The Predators take a look back with Cliff Ronning
  The first captain in Predators history looks back