New Jersey vs Nashville Wrap - Nashville Wins 3-2
Shea Weber was the difference, potting a pair for Nashville on Friday as the Predators skated off with a 3-2 victory over the Devils at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Shea Weber (2) and David Legwand each scored for the Predators in the victory. Weber opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 6:45 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Patric Hornqvist.
Carter Hutton stopped 24 of 26 New Jersey shots in the victory.
Jaromir Jagr and Patrik Elias scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Carter Hutton.
Cory Schneider stopped 30 of 33 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-2, while the Devils were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 33-26.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.