Predators Fall 5-4 Against Calgary - Game Recap
|Predators Fall 5-4 Against Calgary - Game Recap|
The Predators came up short Friday against the Flames, falling 5-4 in a shootout.
Calgary was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by Sean Monahan, who beat Devan Dubnyk in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Calgary. Calgary got goals from David Jones (2), Mark Giordano, and Mikael Backlund in the victory. Giordano opened the scoring at 3:23 of the first period.
Reto Berra stopped 12 of 13 Nashville shots in the victory.
Eric Nystrom (4) scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Reto Berra.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Calgary went 3-for-5, while the Predators were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 31-25.
Calgary heads into a battle against the Blackhawks. Nashville, meanwhile, will have their next action against Edmonton.