Predators Down Detroit 3-2 - Match Report
|Predators Down Detroit 3-2 - Match Report|
Pekka Rinne stopped 35 shots against Detroit on Wednesday, leading Nashville to a 3-2 victory at Bridgestone Arena.
Bettors who backed the Predators were rewarded as -123 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from Gabriel Bourque (2) and Paul Gaustad in the victory. Gaustad opened the scoring at 6:59 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 35-save effort for the Predators.
Tomas Holmstrom and Henrik Zetterberg scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Jimmy Howard stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 0-for-6, while the Red Wings were 2-for-8 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot Nashville 37-26 in the game.