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Talk about a crazy, batty night in the NHL last night. If anyone believed that Vancouver and Nashville would combine for 11 goals, I would have thought they were nuts. However the funny thing was I saw the over being hit in this game. Both goalies were pulled, and really every odd man rush on both sides was an adventure. This is why sometimes numbers can be thrown out the window with the lock slammed shut.
We decided to do something different today and take a look at the goals scored here.
1st Period NSH - VAN
Nashville Predators NSH
David Legwand 6 (power play) (Assists: Colin Wilson 8, Craig Smith 11)
1 - 0
Nashville Predators NSH
Mike Fisher 4 (Assists: Martin Erat 7, Shea Weber 13)
2 - 0
Vancouver Canucks VAN
Cody Hodgson 5 (power play) (Assists: Chris Higgins 7, Kevin Bieksa 9)
2 - 1
Nashville Predators NSH
BEST OF MAXIM
The following is a press release from the Predators...Nashville, Tenn. (December 3, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Chris Mueller (KRIHS MEW-luhr) from Milwaukee (AHL).Mueller, 25 (3/6/86), leads the Admirals in points (9g-8a-17pts) and is tied for the team lead in points through...
The Predators have only four more games away from Nashville. On top of this, they've now won two of their last three, and seem to have their darker times in the rearview mirror.
Thursday's game was a weird one. When these two teams played last year, they combined for 14 goals in four games during the regular season. On top of that, they only scored five goals in the second...
Nashville, Tenn. (December 2, 2011) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that defenseman Teemu Laakso has cleared waivers and been assigned to Milwaukee (AHL).Laakso, 24 (8/27/87), played nine games for the Predators this season, going pointless and posting eight penalty minutes while averaging 11:26 per game.
The Canucks and Predators squared off on Thursday night and the highlight of the night came from Vancouvers best known super fans, the green men. The Green Men showed up for the first time his season and decided to taunt Shea Weber with a cutout of the naked Ryan Kesler photo from ESPN The Magazine’s 2011 Body Issue. The result was some of the best video we have seen in quite...
Mike Fisher scored his second goal of the game with 1:16 left, and the Nashville Predators beat Vancouver 6-5 on Thursday night to snap Canucks backup goalie Cory Schneider's five-game winning streak.
Fisher went to the net and backhanded a centering pass from Martin Erat over a sprawling Roberto Luongo, who replaced Schneider in the high-scoring game.
David Legwand, Shea Weber...
The Nashville Predators return home tonight to play the Buffalo Sabers as the team enters a critical portion of the schedule where they will play 14 of the next 19 games in the friendly confines of Bridgestone Arena.Fifteen of Nashville's first 25 games have been on the road where the team has a 8-6-1 record. In ten home games, the Predators have an uncharacteristic 4-3-3 record...
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Sami Salo is expected to return to the lineup for Sunday's game against Calgary.
Salo aggravated a groin injury in Tuesday's game against Columbus.
The 37-year-old Salo missed three contests earlier in the season with a sore groin.
In 21 games this season, Salo has five goals and 13 assists.
Vancouver Canucks left wing Mason Raymond was unable to play in Thursday's game against the Nashville Predators because of an error in his paperwork.
The Canucks intended to re-activate Raymond, but the proper paperwork was not filed into the NHL's office by 5 p.m. ET.
"It was an oversight," Canucks assistant general manager Laurence Gilman told the Vancouver...
The Nashville Predators return home after a five-game road trip where they went 2-3-0. The Predators, who are coming off of a wild 6-5 win in Vancouver on Thursday night, host the Buffalo Sabres. On Thursday, Nashville scored more goals against the Canucks on Thursday night than their previous four games combined. The Sabres last played on Tuesday night when they were edged by the...
Vancouver Canucks blogger Richard Hodges Love Em Hate Em Canucks hockey blog. He recaps and rewinds the loss to the Nashville Predators. Mike Fisher's game-winning goal with about 75 seconds left was the quintessential gut-puncher When Dan Hamhuis hit the post with the Canucks up 5-3, did anyone realize how crucial that play would turn out to be?
Did you miss the Nashville Predators vs. Vancouver Canucks game Thursday? We’ve got the highlights for you. Colin Wilson paced the Predators with a goal and two assists while Mike Fisher scored twice. Daniel Sedin led a balanced attack with a goal and an assist for the Canucks.
The Morning After:Yesterday’s results:Predators 6, Canucks 5Smashville 24/7 3 stars of the night:1. Anders Lindback, NSH (19 saves)2. Mike Fisher, NSH (2 goals)3. Henrik Sedin, VAN (2 assists)Recaps around the blogosphere:Preds On The GlassThe View from 111Section 303The PredatorialHockey Night in NashvilleOn The ForecheckPlay of the game:
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