Predators vs Blue Jackets Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Predators vs Blue Jackets Final: 3-2 - Recap|
The Blue Jackets came up short Friday against the Predators, falling 3-2.
Nashville was an underdog by +101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from Ryan Suter, Matt Halischuk, and Craig Smith in the victory. Suter opened the scoring at 5:10 of the second period.
Pekka Rinne stopped 32 of 34 Columbus shots in the victory.
Vinny Prospal and Rick Nash scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Steve Mason stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-3, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot Nashville 34-31 in the game.
Nashville heads into a battle against the Blues. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.