Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 11/30/11

UNIONDALE, NY - FEBRUARY 14: Derek Smith #51 of the Ottawa Senators warms up before playing against the New York Islanders on February 14, 2010 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Photo Credit: AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh The Calgary Flames can certainly frustrate the Predators and they did so tonight. A simple tap-in goal from Derek Smith made it 1-0 Calgary late in the first period and that’s all it took. Nashville drops this game 1-0 against Calgary and their 5th in their last 6 games. The Predators are in action again on Thursday night when they play at the Vancouver Canucks Special Teams: Powerplay – 0 for 3, 0% Penalty Kill – 2 for 2, 100% Best Play of the Game: N/A Worst Play of the Game: Derek Smith found himself wide open to the right of Pekka Rinne for a simple tap-in for a 1-0 lead, which would be the deciding goal. My Three Stars: #1:  - Mikka Kiprusoff – 25 saves on 25 attempts. Perfection from Kipper tonight to give the Flames a big win #2: – Pekka Rinne – 28 saves on 29 attempts. Near perfection from Rinne, but a short tap in late in the first was the difference #3: – Derek Smith – 1g, 0a, +1 on the night. Game winning goal on his
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