One message from the Predators locker room after today’s morning skate is that they want a fast start in tonight’s Game Five against Detroit. The Predators hold a 3-1 series
Inside tonight’s Western Conference Quarterfinals Game Five between the fourth-seeded Predators and fifth-seeded Red Wings…
Two role players have stepped up in a big way for the Predators in their first-round series against Detroit.
Rookie forward Craig Smith, who has yet to play in this first-round series against Detroit, was featured on the Predators’ fourth line alongside Paul Gaustad and Brandon Yip at today’s practice. Also, Hal Gill spoke about practicing and what he needs to do to return to the lineup.
There is a popular theory that the fourth win in a playoff series is the hardest to get. The Predators fully expect that to be the case Friday night in Game Five, as they hold a 3-1 series lead with a chance to knock out the Detroit Red Wings.
The following is a press release from the Predators… Nashville, Tenn. (April 18, 2012) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has