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Preds Finish 3 Games in 3 Nights Stretch

Wednesday, 08.06.2014 / 3:48 AM

Jay Levin - Nashville Predators

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Preds Finish 3 Games in 3 Nights Stretch
Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Nashville Predators
The Preds and Blue Jackets re-match tonight at Sommet Center (7 pm start), Nashville's third preseason games in three days. The two teams played last night in Columbus. The Central Division rivals will also play six times during the regular
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Tonight's Radio Coverage: 104.5 The Zone

Broadcasting Note:
Predators Snapshot Preseason Special will debut on FSN South at 6 pm CT on Oct. 1. The program will also be re-broadcast on Oct. 3 (6:30 pm), Oct. 7 (6 pm), Oct. 8 (9 pm), Oct. 9 (6:30 pm), and Oct. 10 (7 pm).

season, including a home-and-home set the second week of the season. Game time is set for 6 pm CT and will be broadcast over the radio on 104.5 The Zone (click here to listen live).

Martin Erat, Geoff Peters, and Shea Weber scored for the Preds in last night's game, with Ryan Suter chipping in a pair of assists.

Projected Preds Roster:
Goaltenders: Dan Ellis, Pekka Rinne
Defensemen: Cody Franson, Dan Hamhuis, Kevin Klein, Ryan Suter, Shea Weber, Greg Zanon
Forwards: Jason Arnott, Radek Bonk, J.P. Dumont, Martin Erat, Vern Fiddler, Triston Grant, Josh Gratton, Patric Hornqvist, Scott Nichol, Cal O'Reilly, Antti Pihlstrom, Mike Santorelli, Jerred Smithson, Jordin Tootoo.

Projected Blue Jackets Roster:
Goaltenders: Dan LaCosta, Frederik Norrena
Defensemen: Grant Clitsome, Nick Holden, Richard Matvichuk, Marc Methot, Aaron Rome, Ole-Kristian Tollefsen
Forwards: Jared Boll, Jason Chimera, Derek Dorsett, Craig MacDonald, Derek MacKenzie, Manny Malhotra, Maksim Mayorov, Jon Mirasty, Jiri Novotny, Alex Picard, Adam Pineault, RJ Umberger, Mike York


What to Look For?
• Who's Healthy ... With a couple of players under the weather today, the projected roster is a little up in the air. How some guys feel this afternoon and early evening will determine the final roster.
• A Second Look ... Patric Hornqvist and Antti Pihlstrom, two rookie forwards under strong consideration for Opening Night roster spots, are both expected to make his second appearance on the preseason tonight.
• Success Story ... Mike Santorelli's play during the rookie games earned him a preseason game opportunity. His strong play in Thursday night's preseason game vs. Atlanta earned him a spot in tonight's projected lineup. Can he keep turning heads tonight?
2008-2009 season series
DateScoreW. Goal
Sep 27 '08 CBJ 1 at NSH 3
Sep 26 '08 NSH 3 at CBJ 4
PlayerGPGAP+/-PIMPPGW
R. Nash80383169+295106
N. Zherdev82263561-93473
M. Peca6582634-16433
R. Hainsey7882432-72580
J. Chimera81141731-59813
M. Malhotra71111829-33422
D. Vyborny6671926-83420
D. Fritsche69101222+22214
J. Novotny6581422-102410
R. Klesla8261218+76031
D. Tarnstrom4831114-115210
J. Hejda8101313+206100
F. Modin236612+12021
A. Murray396410+01200
J. Boll755510-422603
K. Russell672810-121411
G. Brule61189-42401
J. Lindstrom25347+01421
O. Tollefsen51224-311100
D. Westcott23134-103010
D. MacKenzie17202-2800
A. Rome17112-43300
C. Wilson7112+3200
D. Brassard17112-4600
Z. Konopka3000+01500
A. Picard3000+0200
T. Sestito1000+01700
A. Pineault3000-2000
M. Methot9000-1800
GoalieGPRec.GASAGAASv%
P. Leclaire5424-17-611213792.25.919
F. Norrena3710-19-6898562.72.896
D. Lacosta10-0-0050.001.000
PlayerGPGAP+/-PIMPPGW
J. Dumont80294372+53478
J. Arnott79284472+1954133
A. Radulov81263258+74442
M. Erat76233457-34046
D. Legwand65152944-43841
M. Zidlicky7953843-56340
J. Hlavac80122335-14002
V. Fiddler79112132-44721
R. Suter7672431+37111
R. Bonk79141529-314061
D. Hamhuis8042327-46611
M. Gelinas5791120+52001
S. Weber5461420-64952
J. Tootoo6311718-810001
S. Nichol7310818+127201
V. Koistinen4841317+131821
J. Smithson817916-95002
G. De Vries7741115+77101
B. Bochenski4031013+61210
R. Peverley335510+4802
J. Ortmeyer51448-83200
G. Zanon78055-52400
D. Hordichuk45123-16001
K. Klein13022-3600
J. Langfeld2000+0000
A. Pihlstrom1000-1000
GoalieGPRec.GASAGAASv%
D. Ellis4423-10-38711472.34.924
C. Mason5118-22-613012782.90.898
P. Rinne10-0-0080.001.000

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