Wild Fall 3-1 Against Nashville - Game Recap
|Wild Fall 3-1 Against Nashville - Game Recap|
The Predators beat Minnesota 3-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Chris Mason's 29 saves.
Nashville was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from David Legwand, Martin Erat, and Nick Spaling in the victory. Spaling opened the scoring at 16:31 of the first period.
Chris Mason turned in a 29-save effort for the Predators.
Dany Heatley scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Chris Mason.
Niklas Backstrom stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-3, while the Wild were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota outshot Nashville 30-26 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Detroit.