Found January 02, 2012 on Memphis Commercial Appeal:
Montreal_canadiens_v_bcc7
Nashville's Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals on as many shots Sunday night in a 5-3 victory over the visiting Calgary Flames, the Predators' third straight win.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Sergei Kostitsyn's First Career Hat Trick Leads Preds to 5-3 Win

The Nashville Predators played a solid hockey game in route to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames front of the sixth sellout in a row at Bridgestone Arena in the only NHL game on New Year's Day.Sergei Kostitsyn nailed his first career hat trick with 30 seconds left in the game when he raced for a slow moving Kevin Klein shot that was headed for an empty net to give it an extra...

Kostitsyn leads Predators over Flames

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night. Kevin Klein and Matt Halischuk also scored for Nashville. Jarome Iginla, Rene Bourque and Brendan Morrison scored for the Flames, who have lost three straight. Kostitsyn's first goal gave Nashville a 2-1...

Kostitsyn's hat trick helps Predators douse Flames

Sergei Kostitsyn recorded his first career hat trick and Pekka Rinne secured his ninth win in 10 decisions as the Nashville Predators skated to a 5-3 road triumph over the Calgary Flames on Sunday. Matt Halischuk and defenseman Kevin Klein also tallied and Jordin Tootoo and Patric Hornqvist notched a pair of assists apiece for Nashville, which won its third straight overall and...

Kostitsyn's hat trick carries Predators by Flames

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night.

Kostitsyn's hat trick guides Preds past Flames

Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night.

Kostitsyn's hat trick lifts Predators (AP)

Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night. Kevin Klein and Matt Halischuk also scored for Nashville. Jarome Iginla, Rene Bourque and Brendan Morrison scored for the Flames, who have lost three straight.

Predators 5, Flames 3

Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night. Kevin Klein and Matt Halischuk also scored for Nashville. Jarome Iginla, Rene Bourque and Brendan Morrison scored for the Flames, who have lost three straight. Kostitsyn's first goal gave Nashville a 2-1 lead. His second made it...

Recap: Nashville vs. Calgary

Sergei Kostitsyn recorded his first career hat trick to lead the Nashville Predators past the Calgary Flames, 5-3, at Bridgestone Arena.

Milestones reached and barely missed in Predators 5-3 win over Flames

In the NHL’s only game on New Year’s Day, the Nashville Predators beat the Calgary Flames 5-3, taking the season series 3-1. It was a game of milestones and milestone misses. For the Flames, Olli Jokinen played his 1000th NHL game. Jarome Iginla was just two goals shy of his 500th career NHL goal entering Sunday night’s contest. With two shots on goal, the Flames captain was...

Predators beat Flames 5-3

Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third straight victory, 5-3 over the Calgary Flames on Sunday night.

Fantasy Hockey ONE: Winter Classic Day

  There was only one game last night and yet there was a star performance but not by Pekka Rinne as some were expecting.  It was Sergei Kostitsyn with the surprise of the week.  He netted a hat trick in the 5-3 Nashville win over Calgary.  Maybe this was a fitting way to end the week perhaps.  In the only game of the night, not only did it stand more but to that...

NHL Roundup: Nashville victory streak now at three

Sergei Kostitsyn scored three goals to lead the Nashville Predators to their third consecutive victory, 5-3 against the visiting Calgary Flames on Sunday night. Kevin Klein and Matt Halischuk also scored for Nashville. Jarome Iginla, Rene Bourque and Brendan Morrison scored for the Flames, who have lost three in a row. Kostitsyn's first goal gave Nashville a 2-1 lead.

Kostitsyn and Klein Start the Year Right, Lead Predators to 5-3 Win Over Flames

Photo Credit: Frederick Breedon/Getty Images With Kevin Klein returning from a 6-game absence, the Nashville Predators had a chance to gain ground on the rest of the Western Conference tonight as they played the Calgary Flames in the NHL’s only contest of the evening. Little did we know that this would become Sergei Kostitsyn’s finest night in his career. Collecting the hat trick...

The Morning After Round-Up: Predators 5, Flames 3

Sunday night's Predators-Flames game was one of the more enjoyable to watch for Predators fans. After Jerome Iginla scored, the Predators scored four unanswered goals to give the Preds a cushion that folks at the Bridgestone Arena could enjoy for a change.Barry Trotz  discussed the Calgary comeback that led to two Flames goals in the final period to make it a closer game and...

Preds douse Flames 5-3 behind SK74 Hat Trick

The Nashville Predators had the NHL spotlight on New Years day and didn't dissappoint the home crowd. The Predators overcame a slow start and an early one goal defficit to defeat the Calgary Flames at Bridgestone Arena 5-3.The Nashville Predators opened up the first period slowly and gave up 2012's first goal to Jerome Iginla as he got behind the defense and found himself...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.