The Nashville Predators have been eliminated from the playoff race and, therefore, Operation: Miracle is dead. But fret not! We now have Operation: Silver Lining! We’ll post this series every day until the end of the 2013 regular season.
There’s only one more week left in the 2013 lock0ut-shortened NHL season. And it hasn’t been a good one for the Nashville Predators. A silver lining, however, would be a high in the draft. The lower they finish in the standings, the higher their probability to win the draft lottery and/or pick in the top five.
In short, with other teams’ help, they could make the best out of a bad situation.
Nashville is currently 26th thanks to their overtime loss last night so here are your rooting interests for Record Store Day. (Oh, sorry. For Saturday):
FLORIDA (in 30th place) needs to beat NEW JERSEY (22nd) in overtime or a shootout
CAROLINA (28th) needs to beat PHILADELPHIA (23rd) in overtime or a shootout
It’s important to note that, with a win, Carolina...