Anton Volchenkov

Anton Volchenkov

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/225 lbs
Born: Moscow, USSR
Draft: 2000 1st round (21st pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Winging It In Motown

    Morning Skate: Detroit Red Wings @ Nashville Predators

    The Predators welcome the Red Wings to Bridgestone Arena sitting in second place in the Central Division and tied for sixth overall in the NHL. Nashville has seen an increase in their offensive output this season, sitting fifteenth in the NHL is scoring at 3.07 goals per game. Their defense may not have the same level of name recognition as their teams of old, but they do still have Roman Josi.

  • The Nashville News

    Losing streak over, Predators return home to face Red Wings

    They were up 3-0 after the first period. "As long as the game is there and the effort is there, we're going to win some games," said Mikael Granlund, who had one of Nashville's goals on Thursday. "Obviously, it's not always going to come in our way, but if we have the effort and consistency and the system we believe in, we're going to be fine.

  • Miami Herald

    Johansen, Granlund lead Predators over Jets 5-2 to stop skid

    Ryan Johansen and Mikael Granlund each scored a goal and assisted on another to lead the Nashville Predators over the Winnipeg Jets 5-2 on Thursday night. Eeli Tolvanen, Luke Kunin and Tanner Jeannot also scored for Nashville, which halted a four-game skid. Roman Josi had two assists and Juuse Saros made 36 saves.