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The Nashville Predators have been eliminated from the playoff race and, therefore, Operation: Miracle is dead. But fret not! We now have Operation: Silver Lining! We’ll post this series every day until the end of the 2013 regular season. — The Nashville Predators got out to a good start against the Detroit Red Wings last night but, in the end, the Wings were just a little too motivated. Needing to get as many points as possible in their final two games of the year to get into the playoffs, they beat the Preds 5-2. With one game left on their slate, Nashville is currently 27th in the league with 41 points and they can’t finish any higher than 24th or any lower than 29th. Remember, the lower they finish in the standings, the higher their probability to win the draft lottery and/or pick in the top five. They’re in the danger zone right now. Having the fourth worst record in the National Hockey League gives the Predators a halfway decent chance to win the lottery (10.7%) but, if a team ...
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