NASHVILLE, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- David Legwand
scored the only goal of a shootout Saturday and the Nashville Predators logged a fifth straight win with a 2-1 decision over St. Louis.
Pekka Rinne made a save on David Perron in the tiebreaker and stopped 39-of-40 shots in regulation time, backstopping the Predators to the victory.
The Nashville goalie has started every game in the team's winning streak, rebounding nicely from a six-game winless skid that ended Dec. 6.
Martin Erat got Nashville's only regulation goal, scoring on assists from Shea Weber and Mike Fisher with 7 1/2 minutes left.
The Blues' T.J. Oshie tallied on a power play with 4 minutes left to tie it up.
Jaroslav Halak turned aside 19-of-20 shots for St. Louis.
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