Summer Skate: Nashville Predators

Ryan Ellis figures to reap the benefits of Ryan Suter's departure

Updated: August 31, 2012, 4:37 PM ET
By Robert Vollman and Craig Custance |
Hockey Prospectus/ESPN Insider
Ryan EllisBill Smith/Getty ImagesRyan Ellis could enjoy a breakout year if paired with Shea Weber.

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