Thu Apr 27, 2017 06:22PM
Cody McLeod #55 of the Nashville Predators crashes into the goal against the St. Louis Blues in Game One of the Western Conference Second Round during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 26, 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri. (AFP)
Cody McLeod #55 of the Nashville Predators crashes into the goal against the St. Louis Blues in Game One of the Western Conference Second Round during the 2017 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 26, 2017 in St. Louis, Missouri. (AFP)
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The Nashville Predators have gained a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of their second round of playoff series.

The visiting Predators jumped in front when Colin Wilson scored a power-play goal in just 11 minutes of the first period. The Predators led 2-0 after P.K. Subban scored his first goal of the playoffs in the second period. Only two minutes later, Colton Parayko cut the deficit for the hosts to 2-1.

Filip Forsberg netted the puck that gave a 3-1 advantage to the Predators. The Blues managed to level 3-3 after nine minutes in the final frame, but Vernon Fiddler managed to score with five minutes left of the game and the predators went back in front 4-3.