Rinne earns W as Preds defeat Jackets

Another trip to Nashville meant another loss for the Blue Jackets. David Legwand capped Nashville’s three-goal third period with the go-ahead score with 1:35 remaining to lead the Predators to a 3-2 win over Columbus on Sunday. Pekka Rinne allowed just two goals on 27 shots in the Predators’ 3-2 victory over Columbus Sunday. Rinne

Pekka Rinne & Nashville a nightmare for Blue Jackets, again

Defenseman Shea Weber had a goal and two assists and Pekka Rinne saved 19 of 20 shots to help the Nashville Predators continue their home-ice dominance against the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 4-1 victory Sunday night. Nashville has won 15 straight home games against the Jackets. “We kind of got a little bit into

Pekka Rinne strong in Nashville loss

Pekka Rinne stopped 28 of 30 shots, but it wasn’t enough as the Nashville Predators were blanked 2-0 by the Columbus Blue Jackets Monday night. It was Rinne’s first loss in his past three starts. The 28 year old now has a record of 6-6-2, with a 2.59 goals against average and a .916 save

Flyers’ Zherdev goes home to Columbus

His dressing room is located further down the hall. His sweater bears a different team’s colors. And his command of the English language has greatly improved. Other than that, Nikolay Zherdev is the same man who left Columbus on sour terms more than three years ago. Monday morning, Zherdev was back at Nationwide Arena –