Andersen makes 38 saves for Hurricanes in win against Predators


NASHVILLE — Frederik Andersen made 38 saves for the Carolina Hurricanes in a 3-2 win against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday.

Jesper Fast, Andrei Svechnikov and Teuvo Teravainen scored, and Brett Pesce had two assists for the Hurricanes, who have won their first two games of the season.

Juuse Saros made 29 saves for the Predators, who have lost their first two games.

Svechnikov gave the Hurricanes a 2-1 lead at 14:00 of the third period on a wrist shot from the left face-off circle on the rush. He took a pass from Martin Necas and beat Saros short side.

Fast gave Carolina a 1-0 lead at 6:19 of the first period on a wrist shot from the left circle.

Ryan Johansen tied the game 1-1 at 7:54 of the second period with a backhand shot from the slot on a breakaway after stealing the puck in the neutral zone.

Teravainen scored an empty-net goal to make it 3-1 with 1:12 left in the third period.

Filip Forsberg scored on a rebound to make it 3-2 with 45 seconds remaining.

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