Recap - Predators Defeat Columbus 3-0
|Recap - Predators Defeat Columbus 3-0|
Columbus couldn't break through the Nashville defense on Thursday, failing to score on Pekka Rinne in a 3-0 loss at Nationwide Arena.
Nashville was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from Mike Fisher, Martin Erat, and Shea Weber in the victory. Erat opened the scoring at 11:08 of the second period.
Pekka Rinne stopped 38 of 38 Columbus shots in the victory.
Steve Mason stopped 22 of 24 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-2, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Columbus by a margin of 38-25.
Nashville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blackhawks. The Blue Jackets will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.