Found October 29, 2011 on On the Duck Pond:
It was supposed to be a chance for redemption.  Instead, a rematch of the first round playoff series between the Anaheim Ducks and the Nashville Predators ended up the same way it did last spring.  The Predators came out on top. Right from the first puck drop, the Predators came at the Ducks with a vengeance.  When they scored on the very first shift, just :14 seconds in, you knew it was going to be a long night.  Patric Hornqvist got the first goal, building on his reputation as a Ducks killer.  Hornqvist, who has struggled this season, had no struggles this evening and probably wishes that they could play Anaheim every night. Anaheim is probably grateful they only meet three more times this year. Nashville made it 2-0 to make a nice neat bookend to the first period with a goal from Martin Erat at 18:59, his first of the year.  In between, the Ducks did not do much of anything exciting, with the exception being Francois Beauchemin's mid ice hit on Mike Fisher.  Fisher, also kno...
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