Predators fall to Coyotes in OT

Posted on April 28, 2012

Predators fall to Coyotes in OT

Pekka Rinne stood in front of his locker room stall late in the evening at Arena.

The Predators goaltender’s answers were short — an understandable situation after a 4-3 overtime loss Friday to the Coyotes in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.

In just two words, Rinne summed up how a game that saw the Predators spend almost the entire third period and overtime in their opponents’ zone, a game that saw Nashville outchance and outshoot Phoenix by such a wide margin, turned into a defeat.

“It’s hockey,” Rinne said with a shrug.


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