CALGARY - The Flames will be making a few adjustments to their lineup when they host the Nashville Predators at 8:00 p.m. MT (TV: Hockey Night In Canada; RADIO: Sportsnet 960 The FAN).
With Mark Giordano and Ryan Lomberg serving two-game suspensions and Mikael Backlund out with an upper-body injury, both the lines and pairings will be shuffled this evening. The Flames recalled forward Alan Quine from Stockton this morning and he is expected to play, centering Austin Czarnik and Garnet Hathaway. Dalton Prout will also return to the lineup, skating alongside rookie Oliver Kylington.
Here is the full projected lineup:
Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Elias Lindholm
Matthew Tkachuk - Derek Ryan - Sam Bennett
Andrew Mangiapane - Mark Jankowski - James Neal
Austin Czarnik - Alan Quine - Garnet Hathaway
Noah Hanifin - Travis Hamonic
TJ Brodie - Rasmus Andersson
Oliver Kylington - Dalton Prout