Posted: Jan 13, 2012 1:15 AM by Lee Douglas
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - David Legwand scored his second goal of the game at 4:26 of overtime, and the Nashville Predators rallied from a two-goal first-period deficit in beating the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 Thursday night.
Legwand scored the winner on a rebound of his own shot.
The Predators have won seven straight over Colorado and nine of 10 overall in the series dating back to Feb. 4, 2010.
Legwand started the comeback with a goal in the second period, and Sergei Kostitsyn tied it up in the third. Nashville has won three straight overall and six of seven.
Ryan O'Reilly had a goal and an assist, and Gabriel Landeskog also had a goal for Colorado.
The Avalanche outshot Nashville 15-7 in the first period, but the Predators wound up outshooting them 35-29 for the game.
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