Recap - Predators Defeat St. Louis 6-1
|Recap - Predators Defeat St. Louis 6-1|
Nashville cruised to victory on Tuesday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Blues at Scottrade Center.
Nashville won as a +180 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Nashville got goals from Martin Erat, Kevin Klein, Richard Clune, Nick Spaling, Ryan Ellis, and Gabriel Bourque in the victory. Ellis opened the scoring at 2:10 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 31-save effort for the Predators.
Alex Pietrangelo scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Brian Elliott stopped 7 of 11 shots for the Blues, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Nashville scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while St. Louis went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 32-19.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Blues will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.