He ranks second in the NHL in shot attempts with 81, James Neal of the Penguins has 82, but Nash leads the league with 51 shots on goal. (ES)
- Nash has 17 hits in the playoffs after only picking up 11 in the regular season.
Nash says that he is still putting pressure on himself to produce and to help the team win. (NY Post)
He said that normally when he struggles this much it’s a goal that bounces off a leg or something and goes in that lifts the slump. Nash said before game six that he feels he is getting at least two “A” chances per game but scoring just hasn’t be easy for him. He called his not being able to score the elephant in the room. (NHL.com)
Larry Brooks writes that Nash hasn’t scored but is throwing his body around and played “dogged and determined” hockey in the defensive zone and as a penalty killer. Brooks says that Nash was brought into score but is doing everything on the ice but that. (NY Post)