Sep
25

Upper Deck Assists in Curing Nashville Predators Rookie Austin Watson of his Fish Phobia

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The Nashville Predators are a relatively young franchise, but they have established some traditions early on. Like the fan practice of throwing a catfish on the ice from time to time to celebrate the team’s southern roots and also to see how members of the ice crew deal with removing these flying fish.

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Austin Watson is a tremendous talent and many believe he will be a big star in the NHL for the Nashville Predators. Already fans are chasing down rookie cards of this young gun.

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There is just one thing standing in between this young rookie and superstardom: fish. That’s right, Austin Watson has a fish phobia and Upper Deck went all out to bring in an expert to cure him of this aversion to the scaley creatures from the lake. Take a look at how it went!

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