NHL Game Summary - St. Louis at Nashville
(Tuesday, December 26th)
Final Score: Nashville 3, St. Louis 2 (SO)
Nashville, TN (Sports Network) - Alexander Radulov scored the game-winning goal in a shootout to lift Nashville over St. Louis, 3-2, at Gaylord Entertainment Center.
In the fourth round of a scoreless shootout, Radulov used a backhand shot and beat Manny Legace glove side to give the Predators their second straight victory and seven out of eight overall.
Paul Kariya tallied with an assist and Scott Hartnell rounded out the scoring for Nashville. Martin Erat notched two assists while netminder Chris Mason made 30 saves.
Radek Dvorak and Bill Guerin scored goals for the Blues, who had a three-game winning streak snapped. Legace stopped 27 shots in defeat.
Kariya put Nashville up 1-0 with a wrist shot that beat Legace's stick side 1:21 into the second period.
Dvorak tied the game for the Blues less than two minutes into the third with a wrister on the power play.
Hartnell's power-play tip-in tally gave the Predators a 2-1 edge at the 8:19 mark, however, Guerin knotted the contest 2 1/2 minutes later with a 21-foot snap shot.
Kariya has 12 points in the last eight games...Nashville finished 1-for-5 on the power play while St. Louis went 1-for-6 on the man advantage...The Blues won 51 percent of the face-offs...The Predators are 10-0-0 when Kariya scores.
12/26 23:41:06 ET