Winnipeg Jets (31-16-1, 2nd Central Division) vs. Nashville Predators (22-18-6, 5th Central Division)
Nashville, Tennessee.Tuesday, 8:00 PM ET
Conclusion: The Nashville Predators will host the Winnipeg Jets after Matt Duchene’s two-goal game against the Los Angeles Kings, which the Predators won 5-3.
Nashville is 4-6-3 against the Central Division and 22-18-6 overall. The Predators committed a total of 201 penalties (4.4 per game), ranking him eighth in NHL play.
Winnipeg is 31-16-1 overall and 12-3-0 in the Central Division. The Jets have a +33 scoring differential with 159 total points and 126 withdrawals.
The teams will meet for the second time this season on Tuesday. The Jets won their last matchup 2-1 after overtime.
Top performer: Duchenne has 13 goals and 23 assists for the Predators. Philip his Forsberg has 4 goals and 2 assists in his last 10 games.
Kyle Conner has 24 goals and 33 assists for the Jets. Marc Scheifel has 6 goals and 6 assists in his last 10 games.
Last 10 games: Predators: 6-4-0, averaging 2.9 goals, 5.1 assists, 4.8 penalties and 11 penalty minutes, conceding 2.6 goals per game.
Jets: 7-3-0, averaging 3.8 goals, 7.1 assists, 3.8 penalties, 9 penalty minutes and giving up 2.7 goals per game.
Injured: Predator: Mark Borowiecki: Out (upper body).
Jets: Dylan Samberg: Days (ill), Mason Appleton: Out (wrist), Logan Stanley: Out (lower body), David Gustafson: Out (upper body).
The Associated Press produced this article using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.