Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice, including the tiebreaking goal with 3:51 left to give the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 2 on Friday night to tie the Western Conference semifinal series.
Jori Lehtera also scored for the Blues, and Jake Allen stopped 22 shots — including 14 in the third period.
Ryan Ellis had a goal and an assist and James Neal also scored for the Predators, who had their franchise-high five-game postseason winning streak snapped. Pekka Rinne finished with 17 saves.
Game 3 is Sunday at Nashville, Tennessee.
Tarasenko's game-winner came on lucky bounce. Jaden Schwartz led the rush and initially tried to...