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Mike Fisher | Center | #12

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (36) / 6/5/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 216
Drafted: 1998 / Rd. 2 (44) / OTT
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Mike Fisher had an assist in Nashville's 4-2 loss to Philadelphia on Sunday.
That gives Fisher five goals and 14 points in 20 contests this season. He's not a major offensive contributor, but he should at least do significantly better than 2015-16 when he finished with just 23 points in 70 games. Dec 5 - 11:22 AM

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The Nashville Predators are still adjusting to having new players in leadership roles.

Guys like Shea Weber, Barrett Jackman and Paul Gaustad are all gone. Mike Fisher replaced Weber as captain and James Neal and Roman Josi were selected as alternate captains this season. "When you lose a lot of guys — not just Shea, too — guys are figuring out where their spot is early in the season," Fisher said. "It's all kind of new on the ice as well as off the ice. "We've got a lot of good guys in here that care. Our goal as a leadership group and as a team (is to) just breed a good culture where that's always happening and everyone is for the team and playing for the team and buying into what we want to accomplish altogether."
Nov 19 - 8:46 AM

After a slow start to the season, the Nashville Predators have picked up their play.

They've collected a point in five consecutive games (3-0-2) and they believe they're trending up. "We're just starting to play the way we know we can play," said Predators captain Mike Fisher. "We're just playing a lot better. We still feel there's room to improve in a lot of areas, but it's definitely a good sign." Many picked the Preds to go to the Stanley Cup Final this year and it looks like they're finally showing signs of life.
Nov 12 - 8:07 AM

Mike Fisher will play Thursday night against the Blues.

The Predators' captain has posted five points with eight hits in eight games so far this season. Expect him to resume his usual role in the lineup.
Nov 10 - 7:35 PM

Mike Fisher won't play Tuesday because of an upper-body injury, but he is getting closer.

"I feel good," Fisher said after skating in the morning. "I've skated the last few days on my own. It felt good to get out there with the guys. I felt really good today, so I'm hoping soon I'll be back in there." Tuesday will be his third consecutive game on the sidelines.
Nov 8 - 3:00 PM

Mike Fisher (upper body) is questionable for Tuesday's game against Ottawa.

He didn't participate in Monday's practice and he has missed the last two games with an upper-body injury.
Nov 8 - 10:50 AM

It's official, Mike Fisher will not play in Thursday's match with Arizona due to an upper body injury.

The Predators' captain is considered day-to-day. He has five points with eight blocks and 25 hits through eight games this season. Kevin Fiala will step in tonight.
Nov 3 - 9:39 PM

Mike Fisher is questionable, with an upper-body injury, for Thursday's match with Arizona. He's a game-time decision.

If he can't go, Kevin Fiala will step in. Nashville's captain is off to a great start this season with three goals, five points, eight blocks and 25 hits through eight games.
Source: Jerry Brown
Nov 3 - 8:19 PM

Mike Fisher (upper body) is listed as day-to-day.

He didn't practice Wednesday after he exited Tuesday's game after two periods because of an upper-body injury.
Nov 2 - 5:11 PM

Mike Fisher sustained an upper-body injury Tuesday against Colorado.

He didn't return to the game after the second period. Fisher had an assist in 11:43 of ice time before leaving the contest. There was no update on his status following the game, so consider him day-to-day for now.
Nov 2 - 12:08 PM

Mike Fisher (illness) was back in the lineup on Wednesday night at Anaheim.

He missed Saturday's game due to food poisoning. Fisher had two shots in 15:19 of ice time in Nashville's 6-1 loss to the Ducks.
Oct 27 - 3:32 AM

Mike Fisher was one of three Predators to miss Saturday night's game against the Penguins due to food poisoning.

Pekka Rinne and Craig Smith also sat out due to the illness. All three should be fine for the Preds' next contest on Wednesday against Anaheim.
Oct 23 - 1:13 PM

Mike Fisher scored a goal in Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Dallas Stars.

Fisher beat Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen with a quick wrist shot to tie the game at one early in the second period. Filip Forsberg and Ryan Johansen picked up the assists on the power play goal. Fisher has two goals and one assist in three games this season. On the down side, the Preds captain was on the ice for both of Dallas' goals tonight.
Oct 18 - 11:46 PM

Mike Fisher had two points in Friday's 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.

All three of Nashville's goals came on the power play in this one. Fisher helped set up Roman Josi's power play goal late in the first period to tie the game at two and he scored the game-winner at the 16:36 mark of the second period.
Oct 15 - 7:55 AM

Mike Fisher has officially been named as the new captain of the Nashville Predators.

"It's really special to be wearing the 'C,'" Fisher said. "There's no question it's an honor, and I'm very grateful for the opportunity to wear it for a great organization, great people and a great team. I couldn’t be happier, and I'm excited. I'm looking forward to the season and it's going to be a fun challenge." He is the seventh captain in franchise history.
Sep 8 - 1:08 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan Johansen
2Mike Ribeiro
3Mike Fisher
4Calle Jarnkrok
5Colton Sissons
LW1Colin Wilson
2Kevin Fiala
3Reid Boucher
4Miikka Salomaki
5Austin Watson
RW1Filip Forsberg
2James Neal
3Craig Smith
4Viktor Arvidsson
D1P.K. Subban
2Roman Josi
3Ryan Ellis
4Mattias Ekholm
5Anthony Bitetto
6Matt Irwin
7Petter Granberg
8Adam Pardy
9Yannick Weber
G1Pekka Rinne
2Marek Mazanec