Minnesota vs Nashville Wrap - Nashville Wins 2-1
|Minnesota vs Nashville Wrap - Nashville Wins 2-1|
Nashville needed a shootout to earn a 2-1 victory over Minnesota on Tuesday in NHL action at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -225 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Alexander Radulov clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 2 for the Predators. Nashville got goals from Gabriel Bourque in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring at 12:31 of the second period.
Anders Lindback stopped 25 of 26 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Minnesota got a goal from Dany Heatley in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Minnesota got a 23-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-1, while the Wild were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Minnesota by a margin of 26-24.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Chicago.