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Rinne also stopped 29 of 31 shots en route to his 15th win in the Predators 5-2 win over the Blackhawks on Thursday.
Rinne is still a risky start as Nashville is still very inconsistent, and you can't rely on him to score a goal every game.
Rinne stopped 35 of 40 shots in the Predators 6-2 loss against the Bruins on Tuesday.
Rinne is now 14-9-3 on the season. He has not been good over his last five going 1-4 with a .882 SV% and a GAA of 3.00. The Predators have not been what was expected this season. If you have Rinne, you are probably starting him, but it's hard to feel good about it right now.
Rinne stopped 31 of 34 shots in Nashville's 4-2 loss to Dallas on Wednesday
Rinne is now 13-8-3. He is a decent fantasy start as the Predators have turned it around a bit recently.
Rinne stopped 26 of 28 shots in Nashville's 3-2 win over Arizona on Monday night.
Rinne now sits at 13-5-3 on the season with a .896 SV% and 2.93 GAA. While his peripheral numbers leave a lot to be desired, Rinne and the Predators have turned it around lately. In his last seven starts Rinne is 5-1-1. Make sure you check which goalie Nashville is playing on a nightly basis as they tend to give their backup, Juuse Saros, a lot of play. That being said you can definitely start Rinne when he is between the pipes.
Rinne was shaky in this one letting in four goals on just 22 shots.
Even with a 10-5-3 record on the season, it’s hard to have confidence in starting Rinne with his recent shaky play.