Nashville Ices Chicago 7-2 - Recap
|Nashville Ices Chicago 7-2 - Recap|
Nashville cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 7-2 win over the Blackhawks at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville won as a +160 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Nashville got goals from Matt Cullen, Mike Fisher, Shea Weber, Patric Hornqvist, Nick Spaling, Viktor Stalberg, and Craig Smith in the victory. Cullen opened the scoring at 7:28 of the first period.
Marek Mazanec turned in a 39-save effort for the Predators.
Patrick Kane and Brandon Pirri scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Marek Mazanec.
Corey Crawford stopped 17 of 22 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 2-for-5, while the Blackhawks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 41-30.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Blackhawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Jose.