November 5: The Preds surrender three consecutive goals to the host San Jose Sharks yet manage to tally three straight of their own to win 4-3 in overtime.
November 15: Washington breaks the scoreless tie late in the third period but Nashville responds with three goals in the final 4:18 to stun the high-powered Caps.
December 1: The Vancouver Canucks bag four goals in the second period, chasing Pekka Rinne in the process, but the Predators score the last three to win 6-5.
December 8: Nashville comes back from a 3-1 third period deficit to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets in overtime, 4-3.
(I think you see where we’re going with this.)
Tonight: The Preds score the last three goals of the contest (including two in the final 4:24) to knock off their arch-rival, the Detroit Red Wings, 4-3 in front of 17,113 at Bridgestone Arena.
Rinne turned aside an incredible 37 Detroit shots en route to his 14th win of the season. Jimmy Howard, at the other end of the ice, made only 17 saves on 21 Nash...