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Kesler Strikes Twice; Canucks Win Game 3 In OT

The Vancouver Canucks defeated the Nashville Predators 3-2 in overtime to take a 2-1 series lead.

David Legwand scored a shorthanded goal for the Predators midway through the opening frame. Ryan Kesler replied with a power play for the Canucks early in the second period.

Early in the third period, Chris Higgins scored the go-ahead goal on a delayed penalty. Late in the frame, Joel Ward scored to knot the game at 2-2 and force overtime.

In overtime, Kesler scored on the power play to give the Canucks the win.


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