Predators’ Ingram taking part in NHL/NHLPA player assistance program

Connor-Ingram

Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Connor Ingram (1) makes a save on shot by the Nashville Predators during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (Chris O'Meara / AP)

Nashville Predators goalie Connor Ingram will be away from the team as he takes part in the NHL/NHLPA player assistance program, the league announced Monday.

The 23-year-old posted a 21-5-5 record for the AHL’s Milwaukee Admirals in 2019-20, good for third among netminders in save percentage (.933) and goals-against average (1.92).

The 2016 third-round pick by the Tampa Bay Lightning signed a three-year, $2.2-million contract extension with the Predators last March.

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