Predators knock off Blues in one-sided victory

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 | 11:14 p.m. CST

ST. LOUIS — Martin Erat had a goal and two assists, Pekka Rinne stopped 31 shots and the Nashville Predators broke out of a season-long scoring slump with three first-period goals on the way to a 6-1 win over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night.