Oilers vs Predators Final: 5-1 - Recap
The battle between the Oilers and Predators didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Nashville was handed a 5-1 defeat on Tuesday at Rexall Place.
Edmonton won as a -104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Edmonton got goals from Jordan Eberle (2), Sam Gagner, Taylor Hall, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins in the victory. Gagner opened the scoring at 19:25 of the first period.
Viktor Fasth turned in a 28-save effort for the Oilers.
Nashville got a goal from Gabriel Bourque in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Nashville got a 21-stop effort from Pekka Rinne in the loss.
On the power play, Edmonton went 1-for-4, while the Predators were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Edmonton outshot Nashville 30-29 in the game.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Nashville, they head on the road to face Vancouver.