Nashville cruised to victory on Thursday, earning an easy 5-1 win over the Avalanche at Pepsi Center.
Nashville was an underdog by +118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Nashville got goals from David Legwand, Cody Franson, Sergei Kostitsyn, Matt Halischuk, and Colin Wilson in the victory. Kostitsyn opened the scoring at 3:15 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne stopped 32 of 33 Colorado shots in the victory.
Matt Duchene scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Craig Anderson stopped 23 of 28 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Nashville scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 33-28.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Oilers. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.