Crawford slid quickly to rob Calle Jarnkrok with a right pad save at 6:52. He stopped Viktor Arvidsson, and then popped up off the ice to make a glove save on Barret Jackman’s rebound with three minutes left.
“One of the key points in the game,” Crawford said. “That was a big win for us against another team in our division. It was a back-and-forth kind of game.”
The Predators cut it to 2-1 with 45.3 seconds remaining in the period when Nystrom drove to the net, slipped past two defenders and Roman Josi’s centering pass deflected in off Nystrom’s skate. The goal withstood a video review because Nystrom did not kick at the puck.
Teravainen made it 3-1 just 14 seconds into the third on a rising shot from the top of the right circle. He hesitated a split second before firing and beat Rinne high on the stick side.
NOTES: Chicago D Trevor Daley is day to day with an upper-body injury that Quenneville said is not serious. Daley, who was helped off the ice in the second period Sunday after a collision, was replaced in the lineup by David Rundblad. … The Blackhawks recalled Rasmussen from Rockford of the AHL on Monda