Nashville Predators vs Colorado Avalanche
Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber (L) celebrates his first period goal against the Colorado Avalanche with teammate Ryan Suter at the Pepsi Center in Denver on January 22, 2008. Nashville beat Colorado 4-0. (UPI Photo/Gary C. Caskey)
Jack Johnson's third-period goal helped boost Columbus over Nashville 3-1 Saturday, but the Blue Jackets missed the playoffs when Minnesota won its game.
Jonathan Toews' goal midway through the third period put Chicago ahead and the Blackhawks went on to clinch a playoff spot Sunday with a 5-3 win over Nashville.
Nashville's Taylor Beck provided a goal and an assist Saturday and the Predators handed Columbus its first regulation defeat in 13 games, 5-2.
Edmonton's Devan Dubnyk made 29 saves, including 13 in the third period, and the Oilers kept Nashville on the skids with a 3-2 win over the Predators Sunday.
Pekka Rinne notched his fifth shutout of the season Tuesday in Nashville's 4-0 blanking of the Dallas Stars.
Shea Weber got a fortunate rebound off the boards in overtime and blasted it home for the game-winning goal Tuesday in Nashville's 4-3 defeat of Detroit.
Jamie McGinn scored the eventual game-winning goal during a wild second period Monday that lifted the Colorado Avalanche to a 6-5 win over Nashville.
Corey Perry got the game-winner in a shootout Saturday and the Anaheim Ducks wrapped up a 5-1-0 road trip with a 3-2 victory over Nashville.
Nashville Tuesday matched a $110 million offer sheet from Philadelphia for Shea Weber, keeping the restricted free agent defenseman with the Predators.
Nashville defenseman Shea Weber was fined $2,500 for a hit to the head of Detroit's Henrik Zetterberg in the teams' playoff game Wednesday.