Predators vs Blues Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Predators vs Blues Final: 2-1 - Recap|
Nashville needed a shootout to earn a 2-1 victory over St. Louis on Saturday in NHL action at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by David Legwand, who beat Jaroslav Halak in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Nashville. Martin Erat scored for the Predators in the victory. Erat opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 12:32 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Shea Weber and Mike Fisher.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 39-save effort for the Predators.
T.J. Oshie scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
St. Louis got a 19-stop effort from Jaroslav Halak in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-1, while the Blues were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 40-20.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Blues will aim to get back on the winning track vs Columbus.