In the year 1988, the city of Nashville, Tennessee was finally granted the professional hockey team that they had been waiting for when the Predators first came to town as an expansion team. After waiting for years for their own NHl team the music capital of the world were granted the Predators and the team was welcomed with open arms by the city.
However, it wasn’t only those living in city of Nashville that embraced the new NHL team; thanks to several notable players and a unique offensively-minded quick playing style; the Nashville Predators soon began capturing the attention of fans from all over the NHL.
Although they struggled to make the playoffs during their first few years, as most expansion teams do, it didn’t take long for the Predators to start seeing a great deal of success within the league. Today, with numerous play off appearances under their belts they are often seen as a ‘team to beat’ season after season and a team to be reckoned with whenever they take their ice. Today, the Nashville Predators are proud members of the Central Division of the Western Conference of the NHL. Although they play in a highly competitive conference they have still managed to have a great deal of success within the league and have managed to get the attention of the NHL as a whole.
The team has also managed to get a great deal of support from their fans; who even with just 12 seasons to their name are known for being some of the rowdiest fans in professional hockey. This can be seen by anyone who is able to get Nashville Predators tickets. At these home Predators games you will see the bizarre tradition of fans not only screaming and yelling after the first goal is scored; but for throwing catfish on the ice as well. Those who really want a rowdy NHL experience can get Nashville Predators tickets in the “Cellblock” or section 303 of the stands; the rowdiest area in the entire Bridgestone Arena.
No matter where you sit, when you enter this Nashville arena for a home Predators game you can expect more than 17,00 excited fans on their feet cheering for the Predators and for this exciting young team to always deliver a show whenever they take the ice.
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