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(Video) PHT Extra: Do the Preds have the best defense in the NHL?

Colorado Avalanche v Nashville Predators

Colorado Avalanche v Nashville Predators

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The Nashville Predators may not have an elite center like Sidney Crosby or Jonathan Toews, but with the addition of Cody Franson from Toronto, their defense could line up as follows in the postseason:

Roman Josi -- Shea Weber
Seth Jones -- Cody Franson
Mattias Ekholm -- Ryan Ellis

Now put goalie Pekka Rinne behind that blue-line corps, and you can see what GM David Poile was thinking when he made the trade.