Posted October 12, 2013 on AP on Fox
The Nashville Predators are trying to solve their scoring issues, and they may have to do it without their top scorer. With Mike Fisher potentially out, the Predators will try to end their scoring drought and continue their dominance of the New York Islanders on Saturday night. Nashville (1-3-0) has been shut out in five straight periods after scoring three times in the opening stanza of Tuesday's 3-2 win over Minnesota to open a five-game homestand. The Predators followed that up two days later with a 4-0 defeat to Toronto, despite a season-high 36 shots. "We just have to get those shots in. Get those quality scoring chances," said forward Colin Wilson, whose only goal of the season came against the Wild. Nashville may be dealing with an even greater loss if Fisher, the team leader with three points, is suspended for his hit on Cody Franson in the third period. The center earned a game misconduct and boarding major for shoving the former Preds defenseman into the curved glass ...
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