Preds lose in shootout

Posted on February 11, 2012

Preds lose in shootout

Predators forwards Brandon Yip and Colin Wilson both were held pointless in Saturday’s 4-3 shootout loss to the Boston Bruins.

That was a rarity in TD Garden for the two during their college days.

Wilson and Yip both went to Boston University and were prolific scores for the Terriers. Yip had 43 points in 45 games his senior season. Wilson had 55 points in 43 games as a sophomore in 2008-09.

“A lot of memories,” Wilson said. “It gives you a little jump in your step playing in the same arena, but playing a step up.”

Added Yip, “It’s a great atmosphere in Boston. They’re pretty passionate about their sports here. You definitely learn when I was playing here in college it’s a good barn to play in.”

 

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