Nashville Skates Past Detroit 3-2 - Recap
|Nashville Skates Past Detroit 3-2 - Recap|
Pekka Rinne made 41 stops Sunday to lead the Predators over the Red Wings 3-2 at Joe Louis Arena.
The Predators were a +134 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Kevin Klein, Shea Weber, and Sergei Kostitsyn each scored for the Predators in the victory. Weber opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 2:48 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Andrei Kostitsyn and Alexander Radulov.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 41-save effort for the Predators.
Detroit got goals from Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Detroit got a 19-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-4, while the Red Wings were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 43-22.