Predators blank Hawks
|Predators blank Hawks|
Joel Ward scored a power play marker and Jerred Smithson added an insurance marker Thursday, as the Nashville Predators defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 2-0.
Nashville won the game as +140 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).
Pekka Rinne made 22 saves for the shutout, and Cristobal Huet made 26 stops for the Blackhawks.