The Nashville Predators squeaked out a win over the San Jose Sharks, 4 to 3, in Game 1 of the 2006 playoff series on April 21, 2006.

Final

SJS

Sharks

0-1-0

3

NSH

4

Team

SJS

NSH

1

1

3

2

1

0

3

1

1

Total

3

4

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

SJS

NSH

Sharks

Mark Smith (EV) assisted by Marcel Goc and Matt Carle

1

0

Predators

Mike Sillinger (PP) assisted by Kimmo Timonen and Paul Kariya

1

1

Predators

Martin Erat (PP) assisted by Paul Kariya and Dan Hamhuis

1

2

Predators

Shea Weber (PP) assisted by Paul Kariya and Mike Sillinger

1

3

2nd period

SJS

NSH

Sharks

Nils Ekman (PP) assisted by Joe Thornton and Tom Preissing

2

3

3rd period

SJS

NSH

Sharks

Scott Thornton (EV) assisted by Ville Nieminen and Alyn McCauley

3

3

Predators

Adam Hall (PP) assisted by Paul Kariya and Kimmo Timonen

3

4