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Carrie Underwood wants to take her Louisville Slugger to 'Smash Car'

Singer references hit song as Predators get Penguins-themed car ready

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Save the headlights for Carrie Underwood, Predators fans.

For the length of the Stanley Cup playoffs, Nashville has trotted out a "Smash Car" custom painted in their opponents colors. Fans take turns wailing on the car before home games.

Tweet from @PredsNHL: New #SmashCar getting painted today. ���� #Preds pic.twitter.com/quDghxWag2

Now, with the Stanley Cup Final approaching, the Penguins car is being painted up and the country music star and Underwood, who is married to Predators captain Mike Fisher, wants in.

Tweet from @carrieunderwood: Can I bring my Louisville Slugger? https://t.co/Xvvn3WYKGK

The former American Idol winner asked if she could bring her Louisville Slugger to take a shot at the Smash Car, a reference to her 2006 hit "Before He Cheats" which tells the story of a woman destroying the car of an unfaithful beau. The line she references here goes, "I took a Louisville Slugger to both headlights, slashed a hole in all four tires. Maybe next time he'll think before he cheats."

"Before He Cheats" became the first-ever country song to sell over two million digital copies. And now maybe a few swings from her bat will help rally the Predators to their first-ever Stanley Cup. 

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