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Joe Piskula | Defenseman

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (30) / 7/5/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 211
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Nashville signed defenseman Joe Piskula to a one-year, two-way contract on Friday night worth $550,000 at the NHL level or $150,000 in the AHL.
The 29 year-old Wisconsin native spent most of last season with Milwaukee in the AHL, accumulating three goals and 23 points in 73 games to go with a +20 rating. Jul 4 - 8:27 PM

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Joe Piskula has been returned to the minors.

He skated in two games with Nashville during his NHL recall, but he didn't do anything to warrant fantasy attention.
Thu, Dec 5, 2013 01:24:00 PM

The Predators have recalled Joe Piskula from the AHL for Saturday night's game against the Flyers.

Nashville has very few healthy defensemen at the moment so the summoning of Piskula makes perfect sense. That said, we don't expect Piskula to make a fantasy impact as he is neither offensive minded or pugillistic.
Sat, Nov 30, 2013 01:41:00 PM

The Predators signed Joe Piskula to a one-year, two-way contract.

The deal is worth $550,000 in the NHL. The blueliner had three goals, 11 assists and 66 penalty minutes in the AHL this year. He was sent from Calgary to Nashville prior to the trade deadline.
Mon, Jun 17, 2013 11:13:00 AM

Calgary dealt Joe Piskula to the Nashville Predators on Thursday in exchange for tough guy Brian McGrattan.

In 46 games with AHL Abbotfords this campaign, Piskula has recorded 10 points and 51 penalty minutes.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 01:12:00 PM

The Calgary Flames have sent defenseman Joe Piskula to Abbotsford of the AHL.

The Flames called Piskula up four weeks ago and he played five games in early December but has been a healthy scratch since December 10. The Flames want the 27-year-old to play so he heads back to the AHL. Piskula did not have a good run in the show as he was minus-five with no points in his short stay.
Sat, Dec 31, 2011 05:49:00 AM

Joe Piskula has been summoned from the minors by Calgary.

He has four points in 18 games with AHL Abbotsford this season. The Flames were in need of defender with Mark Giordano placed on injured reserve.
Thu, Dec 1, 2011 06:31:00 PM

The Calgary Flames have inked defenseman Joe Piskula to a contract.

No terms were announced. Piskula played five games with the Los Angeles Kings in the 2006-07 season and has played in the AHL ever since.
Fri, Jul 1, 2011 02:03:00 PM

The Los Angeles Kings have sent Joe Piskula to the minors.

Piskula was put on waivers and passed through, allowing the Kings to send him to Manchester of the AHL. He will only see NHL time if there are a lot of injuries to the Los Angeles blueline.
Sun, Sep 27, 2009 07:59:00 AM

The Los Angeles Kings have re-signed defenseman Joe Piskula.

Just an FYI. The 25-year-old has played only five games in the NHL and unless there are a lot of injuries on the Kings blueline next season, that shouldn't change.
Thu, Jul 16, 2009 07:32:00 AM

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