Canucks Down Nashville 4-3 - Match Report
|Canucks Down Nashville 4-3 - Match Report|
It came down to a shootout and Roberto Luongo foiled the opposition in a 4-3 victory for Vancouver over Nashville Tuesday.
Vancouver was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Alexander Edler clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 6 for the Canucks. Vancouver got goals from Daniel Sedin, Ryan Kesler, and Byron Bitz in the victory. Kesler opened the scoring at 11:42 of the first period.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 37-save effort for the Canucks.
Mike Fisher, Sergei Kostitsyn, and Colin Wilson scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.
Pekka Rinne stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Vancouver scored 1 time on 1 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 40-31.
Vancouver heads into a battle against the Wild. Nashville, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.