The Nashville Predators talk about everything and shy away from nothing.
Right now, they have an awful lot to discuss.
Pekka Rinne stopped 26 shots, Ryan Hartman scored at 5:33 of the third period and the Predators beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 Tuesday night for their franchise-record ninth straight victory.
The Predators extended the NHL's longest active winning streak. The defending Western Conference champs also lead both the conference and the Central Division by six points, and Nashville topped last season's point total of 94 with 16 games left.
Only Tampa Bay has more points (96), and Nashville has a game in hand on Tampa Bay.
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