FINAL
MIN
1
PIT
4
FINAL
TOR
2
BUF
3
FINAL
OTT
3
MTL
2
FINAL
NJD
2
NYI
6
FINAL
TBL
5
FLA
3
FINAL
STL
2
DAL
3
FINAL
CGY
1
EDM
2
FINAL
WPG
3
NSH
4
FINAL
ANA
4
VAN
1
FINAL
PHX
0
SJS
1
WPG
NSH

30 SOG
22 SOG

Predators 4, Jets 3

Associated Press | Saturday, 09.24.2011 / 10:53 PM

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Sergei Kostitsyn, Martin Erat and Patric Hornqvist scored consecutive power-play goals as the Nashville Predators beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 in a preseason game on Saturday night.

The Predators, playing their first game at home, have won three in a row. Winnipeg has dropped two straight.

Spencer Machacek, Paul Postma and Derek Meech had goals for Winnipeg.

Jordin Tootoo also scored for Nashville.

The Jets jumped ahead 2-0 in the first period against Chet Pickard, who made seven saves.

Machacek scored on a wrist shot from close range at 5:48. Postma added a power-play goal at 10:27.

Nashville scored four goals in the second period, three on the power play, against goalie Chris Mason.

Tootoo scored Nashville's first goal at 4:50 of the second, and Kostitsyn, Erat and Hornqvist followed with man-advantage goals in a span of 4:36.

Pekka Rinne started the second in goal for Nashville and stopped seven of eight shots. Pickard returned with 5:36 left to play in the period.

Meech scored Winnipeg's only second-period goal, a power-play tally at 6:54.

Shea Weber and Ryan Suter both had a pair of assists for the Predators.

1st2nd3rdT
WPG
NSH
Scoring Summary
1st Period
05:48WPG Spencer Machacek (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Bryan Little (1), Evander Kane (1) 1 - 0 WPG
10:27WPG PPG - Paul Postma (1) Slapshot - ASST: Ben Maxwell (1), Mark Scheifele (1) 2 - 0 WPG
2nd Period
04:50NSH Jordin Tootoo (1) Wrist shot - ASST: NONE 2 - 1 WPG
06:54WPG PPG - Derek Meech (1) Slapshot - ASST: Tobias Enstrom (1), Jason Gregoire (1) 3 - 1 WPG
09:14NSH PPG - Sergei Kostitsyn (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Ryan Suter (1), Shea Weber (1) 3 - 2 WPG
12:30NSH PPG - Martin Erat (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Shea Weber (2), Ryan Suter (2) 3 - 3 Tie
13:50NSH PPG - Patric Hornqvist (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Colin Wilson (1), David Legwand (1) 4 - 3 NSH
3rd Period
NONE
Penalty Summary
1st Period
02:50WPG Chris Thorburn  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Zack Stortini
02:50NSH Zack Stortini  Fighting (maj)  - 5 min against  Chris Thorburn
02:50WPG Chris Thorburn served by Spencer Machacek  Interference  - 2 min against  Zack Stortini
09:04NSH Martin Erat  Holding  - 2 min against  Troy Bodie
15:42NSH Ryan Suter  Delaying Game-Puck over glass  - 2 min
18:46NSH Patric Hornqvist  Tripping  - 2 min against  Ben Chiarot
2nd Period
05:15NSH Ryan Suter  Cross checking  - 2 min against  Carl Klingberg
07:18WPG Evander Kane  Tripping  - 2 min against  Mattias Ekholm
11:31WPG Troy Bodie  Roughing  - 2 min against  Zack Stortini
11:31WPG Troy Bodie  Roughing  - 2 min against  Zack Stortini
3rd Period
00:46NSH Nick Spaling  Hooking  - 2 min against  Bryan Little
shots by period
PeriodWPGNSH
1st95
2nd1015
3rd112
Total3022
Team Stats
CategoryWPGNSH
Power Plays2/53/4
Hits2418
Faceoff Wins2525
Giveaways1110
Takeaways514
Blocked Shots166
Penalty Minutes1315
  • WINNIPEG
  • NASHVILLE
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
9E. KaneL0102215:17
14T. StapletonC0002015:51
18B. LittleC0105017:59
20T. BodieR0001412:51
22C. ThorburnR0002713:06
28P. CormierC0001012:58
29J. OduyaD0001020:35
38P. PostmaD1003022:45
39T. EnstromD0110021:36
40K. McArdleL0001012:25
45M. ScheifeleC0101016:04
46S. MachacekR1002015:08
47D. MeechD10-12022:28
48C. KlingbergL0003012:53
49B. MaxwellC0101015:37
57J. GregoireL0101015:20
63B. ChiarotD0010018:15
64C. SolD00-12013:16
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
32E. Pasquale00.0000:00
50C. Mason1822.81859:21
#skatersPosGA+/-SPIMTOI
2T. LaaksoD0000017:04
6S. WeberD0203024:23
10M. EratR10-11215:43
11D. LegwandC0101017:09
13N. SpalingC0011216:54
16C. O'ReillyC0001013:52
17C. MuellerC0002013:05
20R. SuterD0202422:03
21Z. StortiniR0001510:25
22J. TootooR1013012:22
25J. SmithsonC0000012:44
27P. HornqvistR1004214:01
33C. WilsonC0100015:45
38J. HillenD0001017:56
42M. EkholmD0000018:51
49R. EllisD0001019:51
65R. ThangL0000013:23
74S. KostitsynL10-11015:27
#GoaliesSvSASv%TOI
35P. Rinne78.87514:24
37C. Pickard2022.90945:36