Posted December 02, 2011 on AP on Fox
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Mike Fisher scored his second goal of the game with 1:16 left, and the Nashville Predators beat Vancouver 6-5 on Thursday night to snap Canucks backup goalie Cory Schneider's five-game winning streak. Fisher went to the net and backhanded a centering pass from Martin Erat over a sprawling Roberto Luongo, who replaced Schneider in the high-scoring game. David Legwand, Shea Weber, Jordin Tootoo and Colin Wilson also scored for the Predators. Cody Hodgson, Daniel Sedin, Aaron Volpatti, Alex Burrows and Jannick Hansen had goals for the Canucks (14-10-1). Schneider, who gets sporadic starts behind Luongo, was pulled following the first period after giving up three goals on five shots. Nashville's Pekka Rinne had it almost as rough, and was replaced by Anders Lindback after the Canucks took a 5-3 lead in the second period. Lindback made several key saves in the third period and stopped all 19 shots he faced. Schneider was in goal for a seventh straight game, a run that inclu...
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