Detroit Ices Nashville 3-2 - Recap
The Predators came up short Friday against the Red Wings, falling 3-2.
Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as -101 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Detroit got goals from Ian White, Johan Franzen, and Cory Emmerton in the victory. White opened the scoring at 8:25 of the first period.
Jimmy Howard turned in a 24-save effort for the Red Wings.
Andrei Kostitsyn and Shea Weber scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Pekka Rinne stopped 14 of 17 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Detroit went 0-for-2, while the Predators were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 26-17.