Predators stars Mike Fisher and Roman Josi surprised two-year-old Trip Phinney at his home shortly after returning to Nashville from a Game 5 loss in Pittsburgh. Trip is in hospice care and battling cancer.
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Two-year-old Trip Phinney received a surprised visit from his “friends” on Friday when Nashville Predators stars Roman Josi and Mike Fisher visited him at his home in Murfreesboro.
Trip is in hospice care and battling cancer. On a whim, Nashville area photographer Stephanie Mullowney sent Josi a Facebook message to see if he would be willing to visit Trip.
“I knew it was a super-long shot considering they’re in the middle of the Stanley Cup,” Mullowney said.
To her astonishment, Josi responded that he would visit and he surprised the Phinney family by…