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Preds bury Avalanche with strong third period

Nashville, TN (Sports Network) - David Legwand netted the winner late in regulation, as Nashville claimed a 3-1 victory over Colorado at Bridgestone Arena.

Patric Hornqvist also tallied and Taylor Beck added two assists for the Predators, who put the brakes on a three-game slide and avenged a 1-0 overtime loss in Denver last Saturday.

Pekka Rinne stopped 25 shots.

Matt Duchene posted the lone score for the Avalanche, losers in 10 of their last 12.

Jean-Sebastien Giguere made 35 saves in defeat.

04/02 22:44:34 ET