Canucks Down Nashville 3-1 - Match Report
Ryan Kesler was the difference, potting a pair for Vancouver on Tuesday as the Canucks skated off with a 3-1 victory over the Predators at Bridgestone Arena.
Vancouver was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Ryan Kesler (2) and Brad Richardson each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Richardson opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 15:24 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Dale Weise and Jannik Hansen.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 30-save effort for the Canucks.
Colin Wilson scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.
Nashville got a 30-stop effort from Marek Mazanec in the loss.
Vancouver scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot Nashville 33-31 in the game.
Next game, Vancouver takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Nashville, they head home to face Carolina.