Grabner Helps Arizona Grab Series Lead, First Playoff Win in Eight Years

Michael Grabner used his specialty Sunday to put the Nashville Predators in an early hole in the qualifying series in Edmonton.

Grabner scored the game-winning goal -- shorthanded, a Grabner trademark -- in the second period of the 4-3 Coyotes win.

The result? The Coyotes took their first playoff game in more than eight years, aided by the impact of eight first-time playoff participants, and earned a 1-0 lead in the five-game series.

But the win also involved a little bit of what head coach Rick Tocchet called "puck luck."

Sunday was, without a doubt, special.

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