Predators Close In On Playoff Berth With A Win Over the Thrashers

Jordan Tootoo had two goals against the Atlanta Thrashers in tonight's 6 to 3 win

The Nashville Predators are now one point away from clinching a playoff

berth. Jordan Tootoo and Sergei Kostitsyn helped their push by each netting a pair against the struggling Atlanta Thrashers.

With the playoffs looming, the Predators are gearing up for a push to the cup. This effort would be expedited by the swift return of two key players, Cal O’Reilly, and Steve Sullivan.

The Predators have a realistic chance to finish in the top 5 spots, which allows them to avoid the Detroit Red Wings, San Jose Sharks, and the league leading Vancouver Canucks


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  • Ann Flaherty

    Jordan Tootoo has a most intriguing name. Where is he from? How did he get to the Predators?

    • tyler.harcus

      he is from a small town in northern Canada called Rankin inlet. i might have spelled that wrong. He is an Eskimo. no idea how he got to the NHL but i believe he was drafted by the Predators.

    • tyler.harcus

      By the way he also wear number 22.