Carolina Ices Nashville 2-1 - Recap
The Predators came up short Sunday against the Hurricanes, falling 2-1.
The Hurricanes were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Alexander Semin and Jeff Skinner each scored for the Hurricanes in the victory. Semin opened the scoring for Carolina, finding the back of the net at 4:28 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jeff Skinner and Tuomo Ruutu.
Anton Khudobin turned in a 31-save effort for the Hurricanes.
Patric Hornqvist scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Anton Khudobin.
Carter Hutton stopped 23 of 25 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Carolina scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Nashville by a margin of 32-25.
Carolina heads into a battle against the Sabres. Nashville, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Jose.