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Nashville Predators (2-0)


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vs. Cls 
W 3-1
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vs. Cls 
W 5-2
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@ Dal 
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Richardson scores go-ahead goal as Preds beat Columbus 5-2

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators are showing scoring depth, good goaltending and an ability to finish.

It's all part of why they're off to an undefeated start.

Brad Richardson scored the go-ahead goal with 9 minutes left, and the Predators beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 Saturday night to sweep the season-opening, two-game series.

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Leaders
Points: F. Forsberg2
Plus/Minus: V. Arvidsson2
Shots on Goal: R. Ellis10
PIM: N. Cousins2
Win: J. Saros2
Shutouts: None 
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 8 (9)
Shots: 68 (10)
PP%: 0.0% (25)
Penalty Minutes: 8 (26)
Assists: 11 (12)
SH Goals: 0 (15)
Standings
Central
  W L OTL Pts
Tampa Bay 2 0 0 4
Nashville 2 0 0 4
Detroit 1 1 0 2
Carolina 1 1 0 2
Columbus 0 2 0 0
Chicago 0 2 0 0
Dallas 0 0 0 0
Florida 0 0 0 0
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 3 (25)
Shots Against: 74 (5)
PK%: 100.0% (7)
Penalty Minutes: 12 (24)
Shutouts: 0 (17)
Sv%: 0.959 (1)
Injuries
Date Player Status
1/3 M. Granlund Visa issues (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
1/16 M. Olivier Called up from minors from taxi squad
1/16 A. Carrier Sent to minors Chicago-AHL
1/15 C. Smith Designated for assignment Taxi squad
1/14 C. Smith Called up from minors from taxi squad
1/13 L. Evangelista Assigned to Junior Club London-OHL
1/13 L. Prokop Assigned to Junior Club Calgary-WHL
1/13 M. Olivier Designated for assignment Taxi squad
1/13 C. Smith Designated for assignment Taxi squad
1/13 C. Ingram Designated for assignment Taxi squad
1/13 A. Carrier Designated for assignment Taxi squad