Predators embarassed by loss

Posted on October 17, 2011

Predators embarassed by loss Work ethic is the hallmark of the Nashville Predators. They pride themselves on being the team, win or lose, that plays the hardest and is the hardest to play against.

This is why Nashville’s 3-1 loss to Edmonton on Monday at Rexall Place was so devastating. The Predators were out-worked and lost to a young Oilers squad.

“We don’t work, we don’t skate, we don’t forecheck, we have a hardworking team that doesn’t work hard,” Nashville forward Jerred Smithson said. “I’ve never been a part of something like this. It’s gotta change right now, or we’re going to be on the outside looking in (the playoffs) — December we’ll be out of this. We have to change it right now.”

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