Nashville vs Dallas Recap - Predators Win 3-2
The Predators earned a 3-2 victory over the Stars on Sunday at American Airlines Center.
Bettors who backed the Predators were rewarded as -139 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Shea Weber, Colin Wilson, and Gabriel Bourque each scored for the Predators in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 15:39 of the first period. The goal was assisted by David Legwand and Matt Halischuk.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 22-save effort for the Predators.
Dallas got goals from Michael Ryder and Alex Goligoski in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-2, while the Stars were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 24-21.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face Vancouver looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Montreal.