Thursday presented great news for the Nashville Predators and not just because training camp kicked into gear. It turns out that Pekka Rinne was able to practice without “holding back” the Tennessean reports.

“Peks looked great no issues and continues to keep doing the things we’re doing” Head coach Barry Trotz said. “He’s having fun and moving freely and easily.”

Rinne 30 underwent hip surgery on May 9.