Nashville Ices Philadelphia 4-2 - Recap
|Nashville Ices Philadelphia 4-2 - Recap|
Pekka Rinne stopped 36 of 38 shots fired at him by Philadelphia, as the Predators skated to a 4-2 victory Saturday at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Nashville got goals from Mike Fisher, Martin Erat, Sergei Kostitsyn, and Nick Spaling in the victory. Erat opened the scoring at 19:02 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne stopped 36 of 38 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Wayne Simmonds and Sean Couturier scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Philadelphia got a 21-stop effort from Ilya Bryzgalov in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-3, while the Flyers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Nashville 38-25 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Minnesota.