In a very physical Game 4, the Nashville Predators looked to take a commanding 3-1 series lead in the Western Conference finals. However, the Anaheim Ducks were not going to go down without a fight. In a game where both teams recorded 30 hits apiece, the Ducks prevailed in, winning 3-2 in overtime.
The Ducks got on the board in the first period with a goal by Rickard, his seventh of the playoffs.
Like the first period, the second period also belonged to the Ducks. The Ducks extended their lead to two, with a goal by Nick Ritchie, his fourth of the playoffs.
Unlike the first two periods, the Predators came out on fire. P.K. Subban got the Predators on the board with his second goal of the playoffs. With under a minute left in the game, and the Predators trailing by a goal, Filip Forsberg came in clutch with his seventh goal of the playoffs.
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With the game headed to overtime, the Predators looked to take their momentum from the third into overtime. However it was the Ducks that took Game 4 with a goal by Nate Thompson.
Game 5 of the series will take place on Saturday at 7:15 pm EST. The game will be broadcast on NBC.