Nashville Skates Past Colorado 4-2 - Recap
Nashville got a 36-save performance from Pekka Rinne as the Predators handed Colorado a 4-2 loss on Saturday at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -265 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Nashville got goals from Martin Erat, Shea Weber, Joel Ward, and Matt Halischuk in the victory. Weber opened the scoring at 4:16 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne stopped 36 of 38 Colorado shots in the victory.
Colorado got goals from Daniel Winnik and Ryan O'Reilly in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Peter Budaj stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-5, while the Avalanche were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 38-29.
Nashville heads into a battle against the Kings. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.