Predators Fall 7-4 Against Phoenix - Game Recap
Phoenix got a pair of goals from Radim Vrbata as the Coyotes skated to a 7-4 victory over Nashville on Thursday at Bridgestone Arena.
Phoenix was an underdog by +145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Phoenix got goals from Radim Vrbata (2), Matthew Lombardi, Antoine Vermette, David Moss, Martin Hanzal, and Keith Yandle in the victory. Hanzal opened the scoring at 1:46 of the first period.
Jason LaBarbera stopped 34 of 38 Nashville shots in the victory.
Nashville got goals from David Legwand, Shea Weber, Richard Clune, and Gabriel Bourque in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pekka Rinne stopped 16 of 20 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Phoenix went 1-for-2, while the Predators were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 38-29.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face San Jose looking for another win. For Nashville, they head on the road to face Colorado.