Edmonton Falls 3-1 to Predators - Recap
|Edmonton Falls 3-1 to Predators - Recap|
The Oilers came up short Tuesday against the Predators, falling 3-1.
Bettors who backed the Predators were rewarded as -270 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from David Legwand, Martin Erat, and Patric Hornqvist in the victory. Erat opened the scoring at 4:08 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 19-save effort for the Predators.
Edmonton got a goal from Jordan Eberle in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-3, while the Oilers were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 30-20.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.