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Fisher admits obvious: Penguins, Predators dont like each other

Fisher admits obvious: Penguins, Predators dont like each other
Published On: Sun, Jun 11
May 9, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Nashville Predators center Mike Fisher (12) against the San Jose Sharks in game six of the second round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena. The Predators won 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

Remarkably, the Nashville Predators face elimination for the first time in this entire postseason as they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final. You can probably expect some fight from the Preds, particularly after a nasty finish to Game 5.

Predators captain Mike Fisher acknowledged the growing disdain, even if he didnt bask in it with Sundays big game looming.

Our focus is on winning games, but I dont think they like us and we dont like them, Fisher said. Thats playoff hockey. Thats what happens in a seven-game series.

As much as discussing focus and staying out of scrums might feel like spewing cliches, the Predators really do need to stay disciplined.

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