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Predators extend affiliate agreement with AHL’s Milwaukee Admirals through 2016-17 season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Nashville Predators have extended their affiliation agreement with the American Hockey League’s Milwaukee Admirals through the 2016-17 season.

The Predators announced the extension Thursday.

Milwaukee has been an affiliate for Nashville since the Predators’ inception as a franchise in 1998-99. More than 140 players have appeared in at least one game for both teams in the past 16 seasons.

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The Admirals have reached the Calder Cup playoffs each of the last 12 seasons.