Chicago Falls 6-1 to Predators - Recap
Chicago couldn't hang with the Predators on Sunday as Nashville blasted the Blackhawks 6-1 at United Center.
Bettors who backed the Predators were rewarded as +115 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Nashville got goals from Francis Bouillon, Mike Fisher, Andrei Kostitsyn, Shea Weber, Patric Hornqvist, and Matt Halischuk in the victory. Halischuk opened the scoring at 6:16 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 24-save effort for the Predators.
Chicago got a goal from Viktor Stalberg in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Corey Crawford stopped 11 of 15 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-2, while the Blackhawks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Nashville 25-24 in the game.
Nashville heads into a battle against the Blues. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.