Vancouver vs Nashville Wrap - Vancouver Wins 5-2
|Vancouver vs Nashville Wrap - Vancouver Wins 5-2|
Vancouver got a 36-save performance from Roberto Luongo as the Canucks handed Nashville a 5-2 loss on Monday at Bridgestone Arena.
Vancouver was favored by -180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Vancouver got goals from Ryan Kesler (2), Derek Roy, Alexandre Burrows, and Jason Garrison in the victory. Kesler opened the scoring at 1:34 of the first period.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 36-save effort for the Canucks.
Nashville got goals from Nick Spaling and Bobby Butler in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pekka Rinne stopped 19 of 24 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 2-for-4, while the Predators were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 38-24.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Predators will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.