nhl Game Recap
Predators Fall 7-3 Against Colorado - Game Recap
Colorado earned a 7-3 victory over Nashville behind a 2-goal performance from Gabriel Landeskog on Saturday at Bridgestone Arena.
Bettors who backed the Avalanche were rewarded as -226 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Colorado got goals from Gabriel Landeskog(2), Nazem Kadri, Valeri Nichushkin, Devon Toews, Artturi Lehkonen, and Nathan MacKinnon in the victory. Lehkonen opened the scoring at 10:45 of the first period.
Pavel Francouz turned in a 18-save effort for the Avalanche.
Nashville got goals from Roman Josi, Eeli Tolvanen, and Matt Duchene in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Connor Ingram stopped 35 of 41 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Colorado went 4-for-5, while the Predators were 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 42-30.