Martin Erat scored the only goal of the 1 win over the St. Louis Blues.

Matt Halischuk scored in the first period, while Pekka Rinne stopped 35 shots and all five attempts in the shootout for the Predators, who have won their last two -- both shootouts.

T.J. Oshie also had a first-period goal for the Blues, who have dropped two straight and are winless in five shootouts this season. Jaroslav Halak stopped 33 shots in the loss.