Nashville Predators


The Sharks and Predators will meet in a decisive Game 7 on Thursday at SAP Center (6 p.m., NBCSN) for the right to move on to the Western Conference Final.


Series schedule

The Sharks lead the best-of-seven series, three games to two.


SAN JOSE -– In pivotal moments throughout previous Sharks playoff runs, the team’s best and most important players have been accused of fading when the temperature gets turned up.


SAN JOSE – The Sharks made the decision before their second round playoff series even started that they were going to stay overnight in Nashville after Game 4.