Predators Down Dallas 2-0 - Match Report
Dallas couldn't break through the Nashville defense on Thursday, failing to score on Pekka Rinne in a 2-0 loss at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Francis Bouillon and Patric Hornqvist each scored for the Predators in the victory. Bouillon opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 4:28 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Patric Hornqvist and Andrei Kostitsyn.
Pekka Rinne stopped 28 of 28 Dallas shots in the victory.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 29 of 31 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-2, while the Stars were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 31-28.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Avalanche. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs St. Louis.