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Friday's Notes: Spals of Fury

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Today's Nashville Predators news and your open discussion thread: 

  • Recaps of last night's big win over Minnesota from usPredlinesPreds On The GlassThe View From 111Section 303Hockey Night in Nashville, the Predatorial, the TennesseanPreds.comTSN, the Minnesota Star Tribune, and our SB Nation counterparts Hockey Wilderness.
  • Fun stat: Nashville has won three straight over the Wild, outscoring them 13-2 in that span. [Russo's Rants]
  • One would think Nick Spaling would like to play Minny more often - he has four goals against them this year. [Tennessean (Cooper)]
  • More on Spaling's...wild night (hey-o!). [Examiner]
  • Video of Barry Trotz's press conference last night. [YouTube, via POTG]
  • Minnesota came up dreadfully short in what goalie Niklas Backstrom termed their 'biggest game of the season'. [Star Tribune]
  • More video, this of Pekka Rinne discussing the win and playing against a Finnish former teammate. [Preds]
  • For the painfully obvious file: is Pekka Rinne in line for an award? [POTG]
  • There seems to be some confusion on the condition of Mike Fisher, who left the game in the 3rd period. [Preds Insider]
  • Today's radio hits: Barry Trotz on 104.5 at 9, Pekka Rinne on NHL Live at 12:45, and Nick Spaling on NHL Power Play at 3:45. [@NHLPredsInsider]
  • As for the Avalanche, tomorrow night's opponent, they're admirably taking the blame upon themselves instead of blaming their poor play on 2nd year coach Joe Sacco. [Denver Post]