Roman Josi leads Preds to another win over Wings

Roman Josi had two regulation assists and got the clinching goal in the shootout as the Nashville Predators pulled out a 3-2 win over the host Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday.Ryan Johansen also scored in the shootout. Luke Kunin and Mikael Granlund scored the regulation goals for Nashville, which has won eight of its last nine games.Juuse Saros made 25 saves for the Predators, who are 5-2 against the Red Wings this season. They’ll play the series finale on Thursday.Danny DeKeyser and Adam Erne scored for Detroit. Thomas Greiss made 29 saves.Dylan Larkin and Filip Zadina came up empty in their attempts during the shootout, Detroit’s first this season.The first period was scoreless until DeKeyser’s second goal this season with 57 seconds left. DeKeyser took a shot from the point that deflected off the stick of defenseman Mattias Ekholm and past Saros.Nashville nearly knotted the game midway through the second period when Kunin hit the goalpost on a deflection.Josi also banged a shot off the goalpost during the period.

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