Ducks resting up for aggressive Preds down 2-1 in West

"That's really it", Ekholm said. It's unbelievable. Our fans, they're wonderful. "It gives us that extra boost and that extra energy that we needed". However, they would head to the third period down 2-0.

The Predators are 8-17 in their last 25 Saturday games, 17-6 in their last 23 vs.

Six-time Cup-winning defenseman Kevin Lowe said he and Gretzky agreed the 1987 Oilers were the best of the bunch of teams that filled the rafters in Edmonton with blue, white and orange banners during one of the finest eras of hockey dominance, even though it took seven games to beat the Philadelphia Flyers in the final. SlapShot Radio is the longest running hockey show in the mid-south and Pete Weber and I bring you the best in hockey talk all playoffs long.

They got goals from Rickard Rakell and Nick Ritchie.

"It's nice to pop a water bottle, but my goal is to just get shots through traffic, and you don't even have to shoot it as hard to get tips", said Subban. "I thought we got to our game, too".

Without Ryan Johansen, that task is immeasurably tougher. Wilson and Arvidsson picked up the assists.

"Obviously, we're disappointed", Forsberg said. "We know what we can do in the room".

Then Anaheim converted on a power play just a handful of shots later.

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And they were. It was another stellar entry into Cam Fowler's burgeoning scrapbook, and Manson played excellently, save for his icing infraction that preceded Forsberg's tying goal.

In addition to Clarkson and Urban, previous country stars to perform the anthem before a Predators game during the playoffs have included Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Little Big Town, Vince Gill and Lady Antebellum. The 11th selection in the 2009 draft logged 23:36 of ice time, had nine shots, two hits, and played like he was shot out of a cannon.

After posting two multipoint games in Anaheim to open the series, Johansen went scoreless in the Predators' two home games against the Ducks.

Ducks forward Jakob Silfverberg said he doesn't know if it matters right now if the Predators are at home or not because of how aggressively they're playing.

"We've heard a lot about the way that team plays", Cogliano said.

Such is the relationship between the fans and the Predators organization a partnership thats almost 20 years in the making and has finally blossomed into one that the entire hockey world has taken notice ofas Nashville ventures deeper towards itsultimate goal of a Stanley Cup.

But the net came off its moorings at the same time with Ekholm crashing into it. Referee Brad Meier immediately waved off the goal, which was upheld on review. Defensively, the Anaheim Ducks are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 84.7 percent of their opponents power plays. That earned McLeod an instigator penalty along with a game misconduct. Perry stopped the puck as the Predators tried to clear and shot from the right boards at a severe angle.

In the opening round against Calgary, he was pulled after allowing four goals on 16 shots in a come-from-behind overtime win over the Flames, sitting on the bench for all five of Anaheim's goals. Josi and Ellis each had a point, giving them each 10 points this postseason, a Nashville record for defensemen.

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