Nashville Predators put Detroit Red Wings away in shootout

Will Backus
Nashville Tennessean

The Nashville Predators earned a 3-2 win in a shootout against the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night at Little Caesars Arena. 

Down 1-0 in the third period, the Predators surged back with two goals in the final 20 minutes to send the game to overtime. Neither team was able to get an advantage in the extra period. 

Predators goalie Juuse Saros deflected both of Detroit's attempts, while both Ryan Johansen and Roman Josi scored to put the game away. 

Luke Kunin and Mikael Granlund were responsible for Nashville's two goals in regulation. Saros had 25 saves on 27 shots.