Bitetto will be a healthy scratch on Tuesday.
Bitetto has been in the lineup for the last two games because Dan Hamhuis is on IR, but Bitetto will come out so Matt Irwin can make his season debut. Bitetto has one assist in four games this season.
Bitetto will draw into the Predators lineup on Saturday.
Hartnell (rest) is not on the ice for warmups; won't play Friday.
Josi (upper-body) is expected to return to the Predators lineup on Saturday.
Josi has missed the last four games with an upper-body injury, but it looks like he will play tonight vs. the Devils. Josi has had an excellent season, picking up 10 goals and 34 assists (44 points) in 60 games. Josi will replace Anthony Bitetto on the blueline and will skate with Ryan Ellis.
Source: @PredsNHL 03/10/18, 11:45 am EST
The Predators have signed Anthony Bitetto to a one-year deal worth $650K.
Bitetto has been in and out of the Predators lineup this season, but has appeared in 22 games, picking up just three points (1G / 2A). Nashville also signed Yannick Weber this morning, locking in their two depth defenseman for at least another season.
Source: @PredsPR 01/9/18, 6:12 am EST
Bitetto is expected to draw onto the Predators’ blueline on Saturday.
Bitetto has split time between the AHL and NHL over the last two seasons, but it looks like he will be a full-time NHLer this season—even if it’s as a seventh defenseman. Bitetto had seven assists in 29 games with the Predators last season and tonight he will replace Alexei Emelin in the lineup.
Bitetto will replace Yannick Weber in the lineup on Monday.
Bitetto will be in the Predators' lineup on Saturday.
Bitetto hasn’t been in the lineup since February 2nd, but will replace Ryan Ellis (lower-body) in the lineup vs. Chicago. Bietto has registered just three assists in 18 games this season and is expected to be paired with Yannick Weber.
Source: Adam Vingan 03/4/17, 7:08 am EST
Bitetto will miss six weeks with a broken hand.
The Predators have placed Anthony Bitetto (upper-body) on injured reserve.
Bitetto lasted only three games before finding himself back on IR. Bitetto had one assist last night before leaving the game and not returning. He is dealing with an upper-body injury and will miss at least one week.
The Predators recalled Anthony Bitetto from Milwaukee (AHL).
Bitteto has one assist in two games during his conditioning stint with Milwaukee. Bitetto has been out since the season opener with an upper-body injury but it looks like he could draw back in on Friday.
Bitetto (upper-body) will miss 4-6 weeks.
Bitetto was injured in a fight with Blackhawks’ forward Jordin Tootoo on Friday and will miss 4-6 weeks. With Bitetto out, Yannick Weber will land a permanent role on the Predators’ blueline.
Bitetto (upper-body) will not play on Saturday.
Bitetto suffered an upper-body injury in the Predators’ win over the Blackhawks on Friday. With Bitetto listed as day-to-day, Yannick Weber will get into the lineup on Saturday.
The Predators have signed Anthony BItetto to a two-year, $1.225M ($612.5K AAV) contract extension.
Bitetto, 25, has appeared in the Predators last 11 games and has one assist in 17 games for the club in 2015-16. Paired with seven games during three recalls a season ago, the Island Park, New York, native has one point (1A) in 24 career NHL games, all with Nashville.
The Predators have recalled Anthony Bitetto from his conditioning assignment with Milwaukee (AHL).
Bitetto, 25, had one goal, three assists and 26 PIMS in six games during his conditioning stint. He returns to the Predators where he has registered no points in eight career games.
The Predators have sent Anthony Bitetto to Milwaukee (AHL) on a conditioning stint.
Bitetto played while Barret Jackman and Ryan Ellis were sidelined, but with both of them back, Bitetto has been sent to Milwaukee. He had 30 points (4G / 26A) in 70 games in the AHL last season.
The Predators have reassigned Anthony Bitteto to Milwaukee (AHL).
Bitteto had no points in seven games with the Predators, with him getting sent down, Victor Bartley will be back in the lineup on Tuesday.
Bitetto in; Bartley out.
The Predators have recalled Anthony Bitetto and he will play tonight.
The Predators thought they would have Cody Franson in the lineup tonight, but with his immigration issues the Predators had to recall Bitetto to be the sixth defenseman tonight.
The Predators have recalled Anthony Bitetto from Milwaukee (AHL).
Bitetto, 24, has 25 points (2G / 23A) in 46 games with Milwaukee this season. His recall is likely bad news for Mattias Ekholm, who was injured on Sunday. Bitetto made his NHL debut on January 17th in Detroit.