Coyotes Down Nashville 1-0 - Match Report
|Coyotes Down Nashville 1-0 - Match Report|
Mike Smith stopped everything that Nashville threw at him on Friday, leading Phoenix to a 1-0 win at Bridgestone Arena.
The Coyotes were a +145 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Shane Doan scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Doan opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 14:25 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mikkel Boedker.
Mike Smith turned in a 25-save effort for the Coyotes.
Pekka Rinne stopped 23 of 24 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Phoenix scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 25-24.