Pesky L’Heureux lighting a spark for Admirals

Zach L’Heureux hits. He’s abrasive. He agitates again and again. There are the league-leading 117 PIM, but there are also the 30 points and plus-17 rating through his first 40 pro games. Put the whole package together, and you see why the Nashville Predators selected him with the 27th overall pick in the 2021 NHL Draft.

Weekend watch list: Feb. 2-5

The 2024 AHL All-Star Classic presented by Tech CU is set for this Sunday and Monday as the league brings the event to the West Coast for the second time.