Nashville prospect Patric Hornqvist — a seventh-round draft pick in 2005 – has collected five points (two goals, three assists) in five games for Sweden. Expect the Predators to make a big push for signing Hornqvist and bringing him over to play in Milwaukee in 2007-08.
Nigel Dawes got into his first career playoff game yesterday but played under eight minutes and was a minus-2.
Brendan Shanahan ended the postseason a minus-5. He is contemplating retirement, but I don't see it this year…
Todd Bertuzzi has not scored in seven games and has just one assist in Round 2.
Milan Michalek had four goals in the first four playoff games but had not scored in his last six.
Patrick Marleau is pointless and a minus-5 this series.
Bill Guerin is scheduled to undergo a CAT scan today. If the results are favorable, there is a possibility he could be a late addition to the lineup tonight.
Spezza, Heatley, Alfredsson: Against the Devils, they combined for 23 points (nine goals, 14 assists) and were plus 18. Incredibly, Alfredsson was on the ice for 12 of Ottawa's 15 goals in the series.
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