Ryan Johansen had a goal and an assist, Pekka Rinne stopped 29 shots, and the Nashville Predators beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Monday night.

Kyle Turris and Filip Forsberg also scored for Nashville, which has won two straight.

Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) celebrates with Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, after Johansen scored a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) celebrates with Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, after Johansen scored a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Rinne improved to 9-0-1 in his career against the Lightning. His best save came on Brayden Point’s breakaway in the first period. He also denied J.T. Miller and Hedman in an 11-second span late in the second after the Predators were hemmed in their zone for a prolonged period of time following an icing.

Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) tries to shoot as Tampa Bay Lightning's Erik Cernak (81), of Slovakia, and goaltender Louis Domingue (70) block his path in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators center Ryan Johansen (92) tries to shoot as Tampa Bay Lightning’s Erik Cernak (81), of Slovakia, and goaltender Louis Domingue (70) block his path in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Victor Hedman and Nikita Kucherov had the goals for Tampa Bay, which snapped its two-game winning streak. Louis Domingue finished with 31 saves.

Forsberg gave the Predators a 2-1 lead at 6:43 of the second. Skating into the Lightning zone on the right side, Mattias Ekholm left a drop pass for his Swedish countryman just inside the blue line. Forsberg skated to the left faceoff dot and snapped a quick wrist shot high to Domingue’s glove side.

Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) moves the puck against Nashville Predators defenseman Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, in the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) moves the puck against Nashville Predators defenseman Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, in the first period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Johansen made it 3-1 at 10:16 of the second when he tipped Craig Smith’s wrist shot from the right side over Domingue’s stick.

Nashville Predators players line up to congratulate goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, after the Predators defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 in an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators players line up to congratulate goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, after the Predators defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 in an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Kucherov pulled the Lightning within one at 3:25 of the third. Point carried the puck in on the right side and found Kucherov skating through the slot, where he made a move on Rinne before beating him with a backhand.

Rinne gloved down another attempt by Kucherov all alone in front with 7:31 left in the third to preserve the Nashville lead.

Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, blocks a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, blocks a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

In the final seconds of the third, Ekholm pulled a puck off of the goal line after Hedman’s shot hit Rinne and trickled behind the Finnish netminder toward the goal line.

Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Louis Domingue blocks a shot against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 3-2. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Louis Domingue blocks a shot against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. The Predators won 3-2. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Hedman scored the game’s first goal at 5:10 of the opening period. Carrying the puck into the Nashville zone on the left side, Hedman pulled up at the top of the left faceoff circle and ripped a slap shot over Rinne’s glove.

Nashville Predators defenseman Dan Hamhuis (5) keeps Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde (37) away from Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Nashville Predators defenseman Dan Hamhuis (5) keeps Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde (37) away from Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Turris tied it with 4:41 left in the first. Tampa Bay killed of 53 seconds of a Predators two-man advantage, but with just 3 seconds remaining in the second penalty, Turris beat Domingue with a slap shot from the right faceoff dot just inside the near post.

Turris has goals in back-to-back games.

Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde (37) slides into Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, and defenseman Dan Hamhuis (5) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde (37) slides into Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, and defenseman Dan Hamhuis (5) in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NOTES: Lightning D Erik Cernak picked up the secondary assist on Hedman’s goal, registering his first career NHL point. … Tampa Bay D Ryan McDonagh got his 200th career assist. … Ekholm has 100 career NHL assists. … Nashville D Roman Josi has four assists in his last three games.

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86), of Russia, scores a goal against Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn.. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86), of Russia, scores a goal against Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35), of Finland, in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn.. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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Lightning: Host Florida on Wednesday night.

Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86), of Russia, celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86), of Russia, celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Nashville Predators in the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Predators: Host St. Louis on Wednesday night.

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77), of Sweden, argues a call in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Nashville Predators Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77), of Sweden, argues a call in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Nashville Predators Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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Source: The Associated Press

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