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Predators Fall 5-2 Against Toronto - Game Recap

The Maple Leafs earned a 5-2 victory over the Predators on Thursday at Bridgestone Arena.

Toronto was an underdog by +141 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.0.

William Nylander, Jake Gardiner, Auston Matthews, James van Riemsdyk, and Mitchell Marner each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. van opened the scoring for Toronto.

Frederik Andersen stopped 23 of 25 Nashville shots in the victory.

Nashville got goals from Scott Hartnell, and Viktor Arvidsson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Pekka Rinne stopped 23 of 28 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Toronto scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.

Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 28-25.

Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Predators will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.