Nashville vs Colorado Wrap - Nashville Wins 3-2
|Nashville vs Colorado Wrap - Nashville Wins 3-2|
Nashville skated to a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Thursday in NHL action at Pepsi Center.
The Predators were a -158 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Nashville got goals from Martin Erat, Jordin Tootoo, and Colin Wilson in the victory. Wilson opened the scoring at 15:35 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 27-save effort for the Predators.
Colorado got goals from John-Michael Liles and Paul Stastny in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Brian Elliott stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-3, while the Avalanche were 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Nashville outshot Colorado 34-29 in the game.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.