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Hartnell celebrates milestone with goal in Predators win

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Scott Hartnell knows how to mark a milestone. 

The Nashville Predators' forward, playing in his 1,200th NHL game, scored a goal in a 5-3 win against the Anaheim Ducks on Friday. It was the first game between the teams since last season's Western Conference Final, which the Predators won in six games.

Hartnell, who played his first NHL game in 2000, scored his fourth goal of the season and the 318th of his career at 6:26 of the first period to give the Predators a 1-0 lead. 

The 35-year-old became the ninth active player to reach the 1,200-game milestone, joining Jaromir Jagr, Patrick Marleau, Joe Thornton, Matt Cullen, Zdeno Chara, Marian Hossa, Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin.

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