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Pontus Aberg of the Nashville Predators scores on goaltender Jonathan Bernier of the Anaheim Ducks during Game 5 of the Western Conference final at Honda Center on May 20, 2017 in Anaheim. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Predators look to close out Ducks

NASHVILLE — Back when he was coaching the Toronto Maple Leafs, Randy Carlyle had “Burn The Boats” painted on the inside of the team’s dressing room.