The scoring chances from Columbus' 6-5 collapse vs the Predators.
In a game where defense was optional and the offenses were wild, hat tricks and power plays added up to 11 goals between the Blue Jackets and Predators - but who would come out on top?
The Nashville Predators made good sport of the Columbus Blue Jackets tonight at Bridgestone Arena, spotting them a 4-1 first period lead before staging yet another remarkable comeback, their 3rd in the last two weeks.
Today's notes include an update on one Preds prospect who hopes to compete in this year's World Junior Championships, and the story of a current Predator who had his opportunity snatched away...
|- 1, Nashville Power-Play Goal - Mike Fisher (7), from Sergei Kostitsyn and Ryan Suter at 12:29. 2, Columbus Goal - Jeff Carter (8), from Vinny Prospal at 12:56. 3, Columbus Power-Play Goal - Jeff Carter (9), from Rick Nash and Fedor Tyutin at 14:35. 4, Columbus Power-Play Goal - Ryan Johansen (6), from R.J. Umberger and Derick Brassard at 15:30. 5, Columbus Power-Play Goal - Jeff Carter (10), from Rick Nash and Nikita Nikitin at 16:14. Penalties - Nikita Nikitin, Columbus (Holding), 11:32; Brian McGrattan, Nashville (Interference (maj)), 14:26; Brian McGrattan, Nashville (Game misconduct), 14:26.|
|- 6, Nashville Goal - Patric Hornqvist (9), from Shea Weber and David Legwand at 5:28. 7, Columbus Power-Play Goal - Ryan Johansen (7), from R.J. Umberger and Derick Brassard at 7:52. 8, Nashville Goal - Nick Spaling (5), from Colin Wilson and Jordin Tootoo at 8:53. 9, Nashville Goal - Roman Josi (2), from Francis Bouillon and Martin Erat at 13:41. Penalties - David Legwand, Nashville (Tripping), 7:15; Derek MacKenzie, Columbus (Slashing), 11:15; Sergei Kostitsyn, Nashville (Roughing), 17:42; Derick Brassard, Columbus (Slashing), 17:42.|
|- 10, Nashville Power-Play Goal - David Legwand (9), from Colin Wilson and Shea Weber at 16:14. 11, Nashville Goal - Martin Erat (7), from Ryan Suter and Shea Weber at 19:51. Penalties - Patric Hornqvist, Nashville (Hi-sticking), 1:19; Derick Brassard, Columbus (Holding), 15:52.|