Originally posted on Section 303  |  Last updated 10/22/11

ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 05: Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators gets a drink against the Anaheim Ducks at the Honda Center on November 5, 2009 in Anaheim, California. The Ducks defeated the Predators 4-0. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Things haven’t been going well for the Nashville Predators. In their last four games, they’ve scored an underwhelming six goals and, what’s worse, appeared to have phoned it in effort wise. In a special matinée tilt with the Calgary Flames, the Predators won a 2-0 decision on just 14 shots on goal. It’s Nashville’s first win since October 8. The lone Predator playing his tail off this season, Pekka Rinne, made 33 stops in the shutout victory. He’s now 3-3-1 on the young season, none of the losses being his fault. It was also his 21st career shutout, tying him with Tomas Vokoun for most on the all-time franchise list. Rinne wasn’t the only one stopping pucks for the Preds, however. In the third period, rookie defenseman Jon Blum saw that his goaltender was out of position trying to cut down an angle. The pass got through, however, and Olli Jokinen was looking at an empty net while standing at the far post. Blum dove, shoving his stick into the back of the twine for stability, and def...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

NBA announces that Luke Walton is eligible for league coaching awards, named Western Conference Coach of the Month for November

Report: Miami job is Mark Richt’s 'if he wants it'

WATCH: Cowboys’ security guard being investigated for choking Panthers fan

Mariners ‘trying hard’ to trade Mark Trumbo before Wednesday’s tender deadline

Bill Belichick: Patriots always looking to improve win or lose

NFL: Refs did not blow calls on Ravens' blocked FG return


Roethlisberger: I’ll play through any injury but a brain injury

LeBron James feels ‘kind of sad’ about Kobe Bryant retiring

Singer Marc Anthony creates agency, signs Aroldis Chapman

Jimbo Fisher: I’m not leaving Florida State

76ers raise ticket prices for Kobe's final appearance

Ricky Jean Francois says Redskins can ‘win it all’

NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

QUIZ: Name every NCAA football national champion since 1950

Browns lose to Ravens as only the Browns know how

NCAA figures out how to invite 5-7 teams to bowls

Ranking top Heisman Trophy candidates

Have the New Orleans Saints given up?

This weekend in NFL stupid, ft. Rex Ryan

Missouri won’t accept a bowl bid at 5-7

Durant blasts media on behalf of Kobe

Josh McCown laments how he got job back from Manziel

Paul George: Kobe Bryant was my Michael Jordan

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker