Recap - Predators Defeat Vancouver 6-5
|Recap - Predators Defeat Vancouver 6-5|
Mike Fisher scored a pair of goals against the Canucks as Nashville handed Vancouver a 6-5 defeat on Thursday at Rogers Arena.
Nashville was an underdog by +157 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Mike Fisher (2), David Legwand, Jordin Tootoo, Shea Weber, and Colin Wilson each scored for the Predators in the victory. Legwand opened the scoring for Nashville, finding the back of the net at 5:44 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Colin Wilson and Craig Smith.
Anders Lindback stopped 19 of 19 Vancouver shots in the victory.
Daniel Sedin, Alexandre Burrows, Jannik Hansen, Cody Hodgson, and Aaron Volpatti scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Anders Lindback.
Roberto Luongo stopped 12 of 15 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 3-for-3, while the Canucks were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 37-20.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Vancouver, they head home to face Calgary.