NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Sergei Kostitsyn, Martin Erat and Patric Hornqvist scored consecutive power-play goals as the Nashville Predators beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 in a preseason game on Saturday night.
The Predators, playing their first game at home, have won three in a row. Winnipeg has dropped two straight.
Spencer Machacek, Paul Postma and Derek Meech had goals for Winnipeg.
Jordin Tootoo also scored for Nashville.
The Jets jumped ahead 2-0 in the first period against Chet Pickard, who made seven saves.
Machacek scored on a wrist shot from close range at 5:48. Postma added a power-play goal at 10:27.
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