Pittsburgh stayed in it thanks to Murray and when Pittsburgh returned to the ice for the start of the third they, as coach Mike Sullivan is fond of saying, "got to their game". "We knew we had one in the room".
True, though for the majority of Game 1, the competition was pretty one-sided.
Malkin scored with the Predators down two skaters, but Rinne had complete sight of the puck and the shot hit his glove on the way in. Boston, in 2011, was the last team to come back from a 2-0 deficit in the Final, rallying to defeat Vancouver in seven games.
Woods has not been seen at a golf tournament since he opened with a 77 at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic in February, withdrawing the next day because of back spasms.
Ending up on the losing side of Game One, with numbers like that, was not what the Preds had in mind, but holding Pittsburgh's stars to limited chances will likely prove to be beneficial in games to come. What happened on Monday night was not. Nashville can get back in this series at home, where it has won 10 of its last 11 postseason games at Bridgestone Arena.
It was enough for Nashville coach Peter Laviolette to send in backup goalie Juuse Saros in to replace Rinne.
Ryan Ellis, Colton Sissons and Frederick Gaudreau scored for the Predators. You can probably add baffled to the list. He allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 and has allowed 20 goals over his past six games after allowing just 16 over his first 11 playoff games.
Except the streak was bookended by goals.
A strong individual effort by Aberg gave Nashville a 1-0 lead at 12:57 of the first.
The Predators say Jackson will take the stage on Lower Broadway about 2 1/2 hours before scheduled puck drop of Game 3 against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The angst Nashville felt isn't new to those who face the Penguins.
It was a Pittsburgh record for fastest playoff goal at the start of a period.
Of the NBA Finals and Stanley Cup Final, the Predators now have the hottest ticket of all four competing teams - the lone team that did not participate in last year's Final - with an average ticket price of $2,554.
But the Penguins have given him problems in the limited sample of nine games he has faced them. He was much, much better in Game 2 with an assist and four shots, but still hasn't solved Rinne. "But that's not our hockey club". For how good Nashville is defensively, its lack of offensive depth, which still resulted in just 26 shots despite total domination on Monday, is going to be a major issue in this series. "The way we responded was typical Nashville Predators". The Penguins went over 30 minutes without a shot and became the first team in Stanley Cup Final history to go without a shot in a period.
She said the government had had to ensure Britain was "living within our means" given "the economic situation we had inherited". Corbyn has now cancelled planned appearances at stump events in Swindon and Stroud, and a rally in Bristol.
The Independent say it would mean Matic's opportunities would be limited next season and could encourage United to make a bid. Reports claims that the Serbian has already discussed a potential reunion with the Portuguese at Old Trafford.
Had that been the arrangement, the Lions' farewell dinner on Sunday night would have been sparsely attended! "It's two-fold. Lions' manager John Spencer responded to the welcome on behalf of the team, who then replied with a hymn.
Ed Markey, a Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told CNN: "Nunes is too close to the Trump White House". However, there is speculation that the president might invoke executive privilege to prevent Mr Comey from testifying.
In England, BCCI's acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhary rubbished the suggestion of a rift between Kohli and Kumble. He then added: "The way the cricket set-up works in India is the coach is not the king".
The agency says heavy rain and large hail could pelt the region and strong winds could gust up to 90 kilometres an hour. The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for ALL of western MA until 9pm.
Local media say the suspect in the stabbing, Jeremy Joseph Christian , has been identified as a white supremacist . It featured Kyle Chapman, who described himself as an American nationalist and ardent supporter of Mr Trump.
That will see its average fares fall by around 5 percent over the key summer months, likely putting pressure on rivals. This is partly as a result of the weak pound and the last financial year's fares , fell as much as 13 per cent .
Speaking in Berlin about the Paris climate change accord, he said that "China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". What's an even bigger deal is, if the USA chooses to leave, America would join Syria and Nicaragua as the only non-participants.
Other partners now working on solutions, but not yet in a position to display their work, include Dell, HP and Lenovo. Despite its small size, there's enough space to fit one of four Intel processors , from a Celeron up to a Core i5.
Rumor was that Android Pay would be arriving in Canada before the end of May, and sure enough that turned out to be the case. For online purchases Android Pay works with such apps as Lululemon, Uber, Ritual, and HotelTonight - among many others.
Trump waives law requiring US move its embassy to Jerusalem
Trump's decision came hours after administration officials said he was considering pulling the USA out of NAFTA altogether. He has approved a waiver to defer relocating the embassy, as his predecessors have done every six months since 1995.
Trump attacks Germany in furious tweets
The Prime Minister praised Merkel's "strong leadership" and said a EU-focused vision is what the world needed. Merkel said "days when Europe could completely count on others are over to a certain extent".
Champion Muguruza survives Kontaveit scare
I wish he was following along. "I knew that if I insisted with my strategy I could succeed", Muguruza said. "Just so emotional. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
Canada's Economic Growth Triples U.S.'s
However, most analysts expect the current rapid pace of economic growth to slow in the coming quarters. Economists were projecting a 4.2 percent first-quarter annualized pace and 0.2 percent gain in March.
Scott Pelley out at 'CBS Evening News'
CBS News has not issued a statement regarding the rumors, but the network is expected to make a formal announcement on May 31. Pelley thanked his Evening News colleagues for six years with the broadcast.
Intel Core i9: six things worth knowing
With full support for Turbo Boost Max 3.0 technology, the chip offers overclocking support and features 44 PCI-e Gen 3.0 lanes. Intel is facing off with AMD in the battle for share of the high-end computing market, and it has a new weapon in the fight.
Former TSA boss among candidates for FBI director
Pistole is now the president of small Christian college Anderson University , located in his hometown of Anderson, Indiana. Spicer would not say whether the two men were the only ones now under consideration, or if they were considered finalists.
Nvidia's Max-Q Will Make Your Gaming Laptops Incredibly Slim
With NVIDIA's new design they intend to deliver the best possible gaming experience on laptops in the ultrabook form factor. What is Max-Q Design? When the complete design is implemented, NVIDIA claims that Max-Q laptops are just 18mm thick.
Google reveals top misspelled words in every state
Lekshmi Nair, who participated in the bee from 1988-1990, said she showed up knowing next to nothing about her fellow spellers. Other words of note include Wisconsin's most misspelled word, a proper noun - the state's name itself, WISCONSIN .
LeBron James' Los Angeles home vandalized with racial slur
At this time, it is yet to be determined if the incident at James' home will be investigated as a hate crime or just vandalism. James is set to play in the NBA Finals , which begin Thursday between his Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors .