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3/8/16 Predators vs. Jets

game recap

Predators' point streak continues in win against Jets

Nashville is 9-0-4 in past 13; last regulation loss was on Feb. 9

by Patrick Williams / NHL.com Correspondent

WINNIPEG -- The Nashville Predators extended their franchise-record point streak to 13 games with a 4-2 win against the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre on Tuesday. 

Craig Smith scored two goals and has five in his past five games. Colton Sissons and Ryan Johansen scored, Colin Wilson had two assists and Pekka Rinne made 21 saves for the Predators, who are 9-0-4 in their past 13.

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Situation Room

Coach's Challenge: NSH @ WPG - 13:37 of the Third Period

Original call stands - good goal Winnipeg Jets

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Situation Room: NSH vs. WPG

Situation Room: Trouba's goal upheld

3/8/16: Jacob Trouba's goal is upheld after Peter Laviolette unsuccessfully challenges that there was goaltender interference on the play

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At 13:37 of the third period in the Predators/Jets game, Nashville requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether a Winnipeg player interfered with goaltender Pekka Rinne before the puck entered the net. 

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with NHL Hockey Operations staff, the Referee confirmed no goaltender interference infractions occurred before the puck crossed the goal line.

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game preview

Predators look to extend franchise-record point streak

Jets forward Kasmachuk ready to make NHL debut

by Patrick Williams / NHL.com Correspondent

PREDATORS (33-21-12) at JETS (27-33-5)

TV: 8 p.m. ET, FS-TN, TSN3, NHL.TV

WINNIPEG -- The Winnipeg Jets will have a player make his NHL debut for the second time in four days when they host the Nashville Predators at MTS Centre on Tuesday.

Winnipeg added forward Scott Kosmachuk from Manitoba of the American Hockey League on an emergency recall to replace injured forward Joel Armia (lower body).

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