Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 4/6/13
Photo Credit: John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images Nashville dropped to 1-3-2 in their previous six games with a 1-0 loss to the Blackhawks yesterday at Bridgestone Arena. With only nine games remaining for the Predators, they can only take care of their business for the remainder of the final stretch and either hope things pull out in their favor or play spoiler for teams trying to nab the 8th spot. What’s hurt Nashville the most has been opportunities left on the table when they really could have used the points the most. While it’s not impossible, it’s highly improbable that the Predators run rampant on the Western Conference over the next 20 days. Could Nashville be in a better position right now? Sure. Could they be in a worse position? Absolutely. After their last trip to Chicago less than a week ago, the Predators can only hope to replicate a bit of what they displayed in the final 25 minutes against the Hawks. Down 2-0 coming into the third period, Nashville put on a clinic t...
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