Ottawa vs Nashville Recap - Senators Win 2-1
|Ottawa vs Nashville Recap - Senators Win 2-1|
The Predators came up short Saturday against the Senators, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
The Senators were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
The win was clinched by Jason Spezza, who beat Marek Mazanec in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Ottawa. Kyle Turris scored for the Senators in the victory. Turris opened the scoring for Ottawa, finding the back of the net at 6:23 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Cory Conacher.
Craig Anderson stopped 32 of 33 Nashville shots in the victory.
Mike Fisher scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.
Marek Mazanec stopped 20 of 21 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 0-for-1, while the Predators were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Nashville outshot Ottawa 33-21 in the game.
Next game, Ottawa takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Nashville, they head home to face Minnesota.