Winnipeg vs Nashville Wrap - Nashville Wins 3-2
Nashville skated to a 3-2 victory over Winnipeg on Thursday in NHL action at Bridgestone Arena.
Bettors who backed the Predators were rewarded as -131 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Nashville got goals from Shea Weber, Patric Hornqvist, and Craig Smith in the victory. Weber opened the scoring at 15:53 of the first period.
Carter Hutton turned in a 34-save effort for the Predators.
Blake Wheeler and Anthony Peluso scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Carter Hutton.
Winnipeg got a 30-stop effort from Ondrej Pavelec in the loss.
On the power play, Nashville went 1-for-2, while the Jets were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg outshot Nashville 36-33 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head on the road to face Dallas.