Columbus Falls 4-3 to Predators - Recap
|Columbus Falls 4-3 to Predators - Recap|
The Blue Jackets came up short Wednesday against the Predators, falling 4-3 in a shootout.
Nashville won as a +132 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Steve Sullivan potted the shootout winner for Nashville. Nashville got goals from Kevin Klein, Sergei Kostitsyn, and Colin Wilson in the victory. Wilson opened the scoring at 17:02 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 28-save effort for the Predators.
Antoine Vermette (2) and Kris Russell scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Steve Mason stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Nashville scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Nashville 31-29 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For Columbus, they head on the road to face Buffalo.