New York Falls 3-2 to Predators - Recap
|New York Falls 3-2 to Predators - Recap|
The Predators beat New York 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Pekka Rinne's 14 saves.
The Predators were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Nashville got goals from Patric Hornqvist, Ryan Ellis, and Seth Jones in the victory. Jones opened the scoring at 1:03 of the second period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 14-save effort for the Predators.
New York got goals from Frans Nielsen and John Tavares in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-2, while the Islanders were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville outshot New York 31-16 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Buffalo.