McNair apologized for the comment Friday and again Saturday
“I think the road trip we learned a lot about ourselves, how we need to play and what guys can give us,” Pavelski said. “Now it was really good to see to come back first game after a long trip like that to play probably our best game of the season.”
As a member of the Sharks, Jones is 1-4-0 with a 3.45 goals-against average and .878 save percentage against Nashville. Backup Aaron Dell has never faced the Predators.
Nashville (5-4-2), currently in the middle of the pack in the Central, kicks off a four-game road trip after arguably its worst game of the season, a 6-2 loss to the New York Islanders on Saturday.
Walker scored nine of his 27 points in a fourth-quarter rally as the Charlotte handed the Memphis Grizzlies their first home loss of the season with a 104-99 win Monday night.
Martinez has agreed to a three-year deal with an option, the source told ESPN, confirming a report by The Washington Post. The value of the pact, which includes an option for a fourth year, has not been disclosed.
Martinez becomes the seventh full-time manager for the Nats since they moved from Montreal before the 2005 season. A former outfielder who played for nine different teams during his 16 years in the majors, he spent three and a half seasons with the Expos. Martinez’s 431 games played for the Expos are his most for any franchise. Martinez ranks among the top 20 in franchise history in several categories, including his 22 triples (tied for 15th), his 68 stolen bases (18th) and his 70.83 Cheap Jerseys NHL stolen-base percentage (17th).
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