NASHVILLE, Tenn (WKRN) – Chicken noodle soup is usually eaten by the sick to get better, but it ended up making the Predators sick on their trip to Detroit.
Several players were affected by the loss Preds 5-3 last night in Detroit because some guys are so sick they had to call several players from Milwaukee for Saturday’s game against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
“I can not be too specific. Obviously, we have a game tonight and we make some list management right now. [We will] have a little more clarity obviously when we approach the party and to warm up, but we have a lot of guys who are sick right now, “said David Poile, general manager of the team.
“First of all, he was just a guy and we’re like, ‘Oh, a guy is just sick,” and then there was growing so obviously a different predicament, “said defenseman Roman Josi.
It is a difficult situation for the Predators who have had a slow start to the season at 1-3.