Fans send Nashville Predators off to Pittsburgh for Game 5

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Hundreds of fans lined up to send off the Nashville Predators as they head off to Pittsburgh for Game 5.

The team’s plane flew out from Signature Air Support around 1 p.m. Wednesday.

PHOTOS: Fans send Preds off to Game 5

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The hometown team takes on the Penguins on Thursday as the battle for the Stanley Cup continues. The series is tied 2-2.

A watch party for Game 5 will be held inside Bridgestone Arena Thursday. Tickets are available for $15 through Ticketmaster. The money will benefit the Nashville Predators Foundation.

Click here to read a list of other watch parties around Middle Tennessee.

Game 6 will return to Nashville Sunday.