Kariya scored 16 seconds into a two-man advantage as the
Predators took the lead for good at 7:40 of the second period
against the Stanley Cup champion Hurricanes.
Martin Erat scored two goals, Steve Sullivan had a goal and an
assist, J.P. Dumont, Josef Vasicek and Alexander Radulov added
goals and Jason Arnott had two assists for the Predators (3-1), who
have scored 20 goals in their last three contests.
Scott Walker, Nashville's career scoring leader, returned for
the first time after being traded for Vasicek on July 18.