Fabbro breaks tie late in third in Predators win against Red Wings


NASHVILLE — Dante Fabbro scored with 1:00 remaining in the third period, and the Nashville Predators defeated the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 at Bridgestone Arena on Thursday.

Fabbro broke a 2-2 tie on a shot from the point. He received a pass from Luke Kunin and scored on a wrist shot for his second goal.

Pekka Rinne made 24 saves for the Predators (6-8-0), who ended a three-game losing streak.

Robby Fabbri and Marc Staal scored, and Thomas Greiss made 20 saves for the Red Wings (3-10-2), who are 1-8-2 in their past 11 games.

Matt Duchene gave the Predators a 2-1 lead at 19:19 of the second period on a 2-on-1 rush with Calle Jarnkrok.

Staal tied it 2-2 14 seconds later on the rush.

Ryan Ellis gave the Predators a 1-0 lead at 14:58 of the first period on a one-timer on the power play off a cross-ice pass from Filip Forsberg.

Fabbri tied it 1-1 at 19:25 on a wrist shot from the left circle on a pass from Anthony Mantha. 

Red Wings forward Darren Helm left the game after the first period with a lower-body injury.

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