Atlanta vs Nashville Recap - Predators Win 6-3
|Atlanta vs Nashville Recap - Predators Win 6-3|
Nashville earned a 6-3 victory over Atlanta behind a 2-goal performance from Jordin Tootoo on Tuesday at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville won as a -215 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Nashville got goals from Jordin Tootoo (2), Sergei Kostitsyn (2), Mike Fisher, and Matt Halischuk in the victory. Halischuk opened the scoring at 5:24 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne stopped 33 of 36 Atlanta shots in the victory.
Blake Wheeler (2) and Nik Antropov scored for the Thrashers, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Atlanta got a 9-stop effort from Chris Mason in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-4, while the Thrashers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Atlanta by a margin of 36-24.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blue Jackets. The Thrashers will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.