Nashville Predators GM David Poile said that it's possible that the team will go in "another direction" and let Anton Volchenkov become a UFA.
Anton Volchenkov and the Nashville Predators have discussed a potential new contract.
There will be no line up changes for Nashville as they head into their Game Six with Chicago, trailing the series 3-2.
Anton Volchenkov and Kevin Fiala will be healthy scratches in Sunday's game three tilt against Chicago.
Anton Volchenkov will pair with Ryan Ellis to create Nashville's third defensive pairing in Saturday's regular season finale versus Dallas.
Anton Volchenkov and Victor Bartley will both be healthy scratches for Thursday's game against Minnesota.
Defenseman Anton Volchenkov returned to the Nashville lineup Saturday after missing a game Thursday as a healthy scratch.
Anton Volchenkov, Victor Bartley and Kevin Fiala will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Tampa Bay.
Anton Volchenkov and Victor Bartley will be scratched against the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night.
Anton Volchenkov (lower body) has been activated from injured reserve.
Anton Volchenkov (lower body) skated with his teammates Thursday.
Anton Volchenkov (lower body) has been moved to injured reserve.
Anton Volchenkov won't be able to face his former New Jersey Devils club on Saturday night as he'll be sitting out with a lower body injury.
Anton Volchenkov will be a healthy scratch against the Dallas Stars on Thursday night.