Nashville vs Dallas Wrap - Nashville Wins 1-0
|Nashville vs Dallas Wrap - Nashville Wins 1-0|
Dallas couldn't break through the Nashville defense on Saturday, failing to score on Pekka Rinne in a 1-0 loss at American Airlines Center.
Nashville was an underdog by +120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Cal O'Reilly scored for the Predators in the victory. O'Reilly opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 0:42 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Shea Weber and Steve Sullivan.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 30-save effort for the Predators.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 23 of 24 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Nashville scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 30-24.
Next game, Nashville takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Anaheim.