Chicago Ices Nashville 3-2 - Recap
|Chicago Ices Nashville 3-2 - Recap|
Chicago needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Nashville on Monday in NHL action at United Center.
Chicago was favored by -167 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by Michal Rozsival, who beat Pekka Rinne in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Chicago. Chicago got goals from Patrick Kane and Brandon Saad in the victory. Saad opened the scoring at 19:48 of the first period.
Corey Crawford stopped 25 of 27 Nashville shots in the victory.
Nashville got goals from David Legwand and Taylor Beck in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pekka Rinne stopped 38 of 40 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-3, while the Predators were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Nashville 40-27 in the game.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Nashville, they head home to face Colorado.