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Mikael Granlund recorded one assist Thursday night in the Predators' 2-1 overtime loss to the Jets.
Granlund has posted points in just four of his last eight games for the Predators, scoring two goals and picking up two assists in that span for an underwhelming Nashville forward group. Granlund will look to turn things around, scoring just four goals and adding 15 assists for 19 points through 28 games so far this season.
Mikael Granlund was able to light the lamp for the Predators Friday night, scoring one goal in a 4-1 win over the Islanders.
Granlund has picked up points in seven of his last 10 games for the Predators, posting a 0.80 point per game average (three goals, five assists) in that span. The veteran center is part of an underwhelming Nashville forward group that seems to be turning things around of late, scoring four goals and adding 14 assists for 18 points in 23 games so far this season.
Mikael Granlund scored one goal Thursday night in the Predators' 6-2 win over the Blues.
Granlund was able to snap a seven-game goalless drought to pick up his first of the year against the Blues Thursday night, finding the back of an empty net to give the Predators a 6-2 lead. The 30-year-old is more known for his ability to do many of the little things that do not show up on the stat sheet well. Granlund has one goal and six assists through eight games this season.
Nashville Predators forward Mikael Granlund notched an assist Friday in a season-opening win over the San Jose Sharks.
Grandlund's third-period helper came on Matt Duchene's empty-net marker with less than a minute to go in a 4-1 Predators victory. After a couple of seasons of subpar production, Granlund bounced back with 64 points across 80 games last season and could be a quality source of assists between Filip Forsberg and Matt Duchene on the Predators' top line.
Mikael Granlund opened the scoring with his seventh goal of the year in the first period of a loss to the Jets. He had three SOG and two hits in 20:28 of ice-time.
Granlaund has registered a point in four of his last five games. With 39 points in 46 games, he is a solid option going forward.