Predators vs Cancuks Preview (Game 52)

The Nashville Predators (22-22-7) will hit the road for a four game swing in western Canada starting with the Vancouver Canucks (26-16-9) on Thursday.  

 

TV/RADIO COVERAGE

Nashville: 102.5 The Game, FS-TN

Vancouver: SNET-P

Live Stream:  http://livetv.sx/en/eventinfo/195702_nashville_vancouver/

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SEASON SERIES

This is their second meeting of the regular season.  The Canucks beat the Predators 3-1 on December 3rd at Bridgestone Arena.   

LINE UP NEWS

Starting Goaltenders:

 

Name

W

L

OT

GAA

SV%

Roberto Luongo

18

10

6

2.19

.924

Carter Hutton

10

7

2

2.83

.907

Nashville Injuries: G Pekka Rinne (IR,Hip)

Vancouver Injuries: F Henrik Sedin (day to day; ribs), F Mike Santorelli (day to day; arm), D Andrew Alberts (IR; concussion), D Ryan Stanton (IR; ankle), F Jordan Schroeder (IR; ankle)

Projected Nashville Scratches: D Mattias Ekholm

Projected Vancouver Scratches: F Mike Santorelli, F Henrik Sedin

PROJECTED LINES

Nashville


Wilson – Fisher – Hornqvist

Spaling – Legwand – Smith

Bourque – Cullen – Nystrom

Clune – Gaustad – Stalberg

Josi – Weber

Del Zotto – Jones

Bartley – Ellis

Hutton

Dubnyk

 

Vancouver

Sedin – Kesler – Burrows

Higgins – Dalpe – Hansen

Booth – Richardson – kassian

Sesito – Lain – Weise

Tanev – Hamhuis

Edler – Bieksa

Garrison – Weber

Luongo

Lack


PLAYERS TO WATCH

Nashville:   D Roman Josi has two goals and four assists in his past four games.

 

Vancouver: F Ryan Kesler has a goal and two assists in his past two games.  

 

Who scores the first goal of the game for Predators? Win a Preds player t-shirt, info here.

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