Watch Predators fans strap catfish to their backs before playoff game

Friday April 22nd, 2016

The Predators fans have a playoff tradition of tossing some very large catfish onto the ice at Bridgestone arena before the puck drops, but as you might imagine, you cannot simply walk into an arena with a catfish under your arm.

The three fans who tossed the fish before Game 3 decided to give everyone a sneak peek at how exactly one gets three catfish, which weigh between 12 and 18 pounds a piece, according to Nashville’s WKRN-TV, into the game, and the answer is pretty gross.

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The trio told WKRN-TV that their primary concern was not the smell of the big fish but the bulk it created under their clothes.

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