Nashville vs Toronto Wrap - Nashville Wins 4-2
|Nashville vs Toronto Wrap - Nashville Wins 4-2|
Nashville got a pair of goals from Craig Smith as the Predators skated to a 4-2 victory over Toronto on Thursday at Air Canada Centre.
Nashville was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Craig Smith (2), Matt Cullen, and Seth Jones each scored for the Predators in the victory. Jones opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 2:01 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Matt Cullen and Colin Wilson.
Marek Mazanec turned in a 24-save effort for the Predators.
Nazem Kadri and Peter Holland scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Marek Mazanec.
Toronto got a 24-stop effort from Jonathan Bernier in the loss.
Nashville scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Nashville outshot Toronto 28-26 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Washington.