Ryan Ellis scored the game-winning goal in 2, at Bridgestone Arena.

Ryan Suter and Nick Spaling also scored for Predators, who got 30 saves from Pekka Rinne, helping Nashville end its three-game losing streak.

Bryan Bickell and Marian Hossa lit the lamp and Ray Emery was tagged for three goals on just 19 shots for Chicago, which has now lost nine consecutive games.