Predators Down Philadelphia 4-3 - Match Report
Nashville needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Philadelphia on Thursday in NHL action at Wells Fargo Center.
The Predators were a +135 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Roman Josi clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 7 for the Predators. Nashville got goals from David Legwand, Eric Nystrom, and Shea Weber in the victory. Nystrom opened the scoring at 10:57 of the first period.
Carter Hutton turned in a 27-save effort for the Predators.
Andrej Meszaros, Wayne Simmonds, and Brayden Schenn scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Carter Hutton.
Steve Mason stopped 34 of 37 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Nashville went 2-for-5, while the Flyers were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Nashville outshot Philadelphia 37-30 in the game.
Next game, Nashville takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face New York.