Nashville Falls 4-3 to Senators - Recap
|Nashville Falls 4-3 to Senators - Recap|
Ottawa got a pair of goals from Chris Phillips as the Senators skated to a 4-3 victory over Nashville on Thursday at Scotiabank Place.
Ottawa was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Ottawa got goals from Chris Phillips (2) and Jason Spezza (2) in the victory. Spezza opened the scoring at 4:46 of the first period.
Alex Auld turned in a 24-save effort for the Senators.
Nashville got goals from Martin Erat, Patric Hornqvist, and Gabriel Bourque in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pekka Rinne stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 2-for-6, while the Predators were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 29-27.
Ottawa heads into a battle against the Oilers. Nashville, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.