Team Logo. The Nashville Predators are a team in the National Hockey League. They compete in the Western Conference (NHL). They get their name from the saber-toothed tiger skeleton that was found during excavation of a building in the city. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Nashville_Predators?oldid=15937" Categories: National Hockey League teams Western Conference (NHL) teams Teams in Tennessee Teams in Nashville Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.