Originally posted on The Predatorial  |  Last updated 10/28/11
Photo Credit: Frederick Breedon/Getty Images Remember how I said “Fisher/Smith/Kostitsyn is going to be an EXTREMELY dangerous line, mark my words.”? Yeah, well you can take that check to the bank and cash it now. Combining for a total of 7 points with Fisher leading the way with a 3 point night (2g/1a), the Nashville Predators mark their first home win of the season in decisive fashion beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 to get back to .500 on the season. Special Teams:Powerplay – 0 for 3, 0% Penalty Kill – 1 for 2, 50% Best Play of the Game: Craig Smith to Sergei Kostitsyn – PURE GOLD. Breaking down the ice on a turnover collected by Mike Fisher, Smith hit Kostitsyn who was right in Garon’s doorstep to make the game 1-0 6:25 into the first period Worst Play of the Game: The final 5 minutes of the first period was collectively bad for Nashville. Poor defense from the Predators allowed the Bolts to pull within 1 at 16:36 of the first with an absolute gorgeous backhand from Stamkos...
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