Montreal Falls 2-1 to Predators - Recap
|Montreal Falls 2-1 to Predators - Recap|
The Canadiens came up short Saturday against the Predators, falling 2-1.
The Predators were a +153 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Shea Weber and Seth Jones each scored for the Predators in the victory. Weber opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 12:31 of the first period. The goal was assisted by David Legwand and Filip Forsberg.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 28-save effort for the Predators.
Brendan Gallagher scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Carey Price stopped 35 of 37 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-6, while the Canadiens were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 37-29.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track vs Edmonton.