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vs. Fla 
L 3-5
vs. Fla 
W 3-2
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Predators name defenseman Roman Josi as 8th captain all-time

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) General manager David Poile and coach Peter Laviolette noticed how the Predators picked defenseman Roman Josi to drive a sword into the field before the NFL's Tennessee Titans' home opener with the NHL team serving an honorary role pregame.

Seeing what Josi's teammates decided made selecting the Predators' eighth captain in franchise history that much easier.

"Roman has played with and mentored under two of our best captains ever in Shea Weber and Mike Fisher," Poile said Tuesday. "He was also always part of the leadership group when those two guys were captains."

Points: V. Arvidsson61
Plus/Minus: R. Ellis17
Shots on Goal: V. Arvidsson246
PIM: C. McLeod145
Win: P. Rinne31
Shutouts: P. Rinne3
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 238 (11)
Shots: 2557 (6)
PP%: 18.9% (16)
Penalty Minutes: 833 (7)
Assists: 387 (14)
SH Goals: 12 (1)
Central Division
  W L OTL Pts
Chicago 0 0 0 0
Colorado 0 0 0 0
Dallas 0 0 0 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0
Nashville 0 0 0 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0
Winnipeg 0 0 0 0
Full Standings
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 220 (16)
Shots Against: 2472 (15)
PK%: 80.9% (15)
Penalty Minutes: 875 (5)
Shutouts: 4 (21)
Sv%: 0.911 (14)
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Date Player Transactions
9/18 J. Paquette Assigned to Junior Club KIngston-OHL
9/18 P. Koltygin Assigned to Junior Club Drummondville-QMJHL
9/13 T. Melancon Invited to Training Camp
9/13 V. Fiddler Retired
8/14 M. Mazanec Signed with European team Slovan Bratislava (KHL-Russia)
8/10 B. Butler Signed as Free Agent Minor league contract (Milwaukee-AHL)
8/3 M. Fisher Retired
7/28 R. Johansen Re-Signed Eight-year contract
7/28 T. Mingoia Signed as Free Agent Minor league contract (Milwaukee-AHL)
7/26 J. Paterson Signed as Free Agent Minor league contract (Milwaukee-AHL)
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