Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 3/24/13

MONTREAL,QC - JUNE 27: Gabriel Bourque poses for a portrait after being drafted by the Nashville Predators during the second day of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft at the Bell Centre on June 27, 2009 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Photo Credit: John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images Trying to claw their way back after a road trip that saw them go 1-4 in 5 games, Nashville started off a 4-game homestand on Thursday with a 5-3 win against the Calgary Flames. With the Columbus Blue Jackets in town, and losing to them only 4 nights ago in Columbus, the Predators needed to get off to a hot start to take down a team who was 8-0-4 in their previous 12 games. So much for a hot start. How about a franchise-best start? Nashville recorded 4 goals in a span of 3:04, a new franchise record for fastest four goals, in the first period to help take down the streaking Blue Jackets 5-2 in front of the 27th straight sellout crowd at Bridgestone Arena. 2 of those goals came from the newly formed line of Gabriel Bourque, Taylor Beck, and David Legwand. In only a span of 2:35 seconds, the Bourque/Beck/Legwand line would put 2 of the first 3 goals past Bobrovsky en route to a four goal first period. Taylor Beck, fed from Gabriel Bourq...
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