Dallas Falls 5-4 to Predators - Recap
|Dallas Falls 5-4 to Predators - Recap|
Nashville earned a 5-4 victory over Dallas behind a 2-goal performance from Roman Josi on Monday at Bridgestone Arena.
Nashville was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from Roman Josi (2), Mike Fisher, Patric Hornqvist, and Craig Smith in the victory. Smith opened the scoring at 13:43 of the first period.
Pekka Rinne turned in a 20-save effort for the Predators.
Vernon Fiddler, Loui Eriksson, Matt Fraser, and Reilly Smith scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Pekka Rinne.
Cristopher Nilstorp stopped 26 of 31 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-4, while the Stars were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 31-24.
Nashville heads into a battle against the Ducks. Dallas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Columbus.