GOLDEN KNIGHTS (8-4-0) at SENATORS (6-2-5)
2 p.m. ET; TVA Sports 2, TSN5, ATTSN-RM, NHL.TV
The Vegas Golden Knights will try and end a three-game losing streak when they visit the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday.
Maxime Lagace is expected to get his third straight start in goal for Vegas, which has lost the first three games of a six-game road trip, including a 2-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Thursday.
Craig Anderson will start in goal for the Senators, who are 3-2-4 at home. Ottawa had lost two straight before a 3-1 victory against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday.
Players to watch
Golden Knights defenseman Colin Miller has eight points (two goals, six assists) in his past seven games.
Senators captain Erik Karlsson has six assists in a four-game point streak. He has 12 assists in eight games this season.
They said it
"It's going to have to be as simple as you can get it, really. A road game, we played better (Thursday), if we play the same way we should be able to create a lot offense, even against a good defense." -- Golden Knights forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
"It's very simple. They are a meat-and-potatoes team that is absolutely relentless. That's it, that's how they get their success, and I'll say that about a very few teams in the League." -- Senators coach Guy Boucher on the Golden Knights
Golden Knights projected lineup
Reilly Smith -- Jonathan Marchessault -- William Karlsson
James Neal -- Erik Haula -- David Perron
Oscar Lindberg -- Cody Eakin -- Alex Tuch
Tomas Nosek -- Pierre-Edouard Bellemare -- William Carrier
Luca Sbisa -- Nate Schmidt
Deryk Engelland -- Brayden McNabb
Colin Miller -- Brad Hunt
Scratched: Jon Merrill, Brendan Leipsic, Shea Theodore
Injured: Marc-Andre Fleury (concussion), Malcolm Subban (lower body), Oscar Dansk (lower body), Clayton Stoner (lower body)
Senators projected lineup
Zack Smith -- Kyle Turris -- Ryan Dzingel
Tom Pyatt -- Derick Brassard -- Mark Stone
Mike Hoffman -- Jean-Gabriel Pageau -- Christopher DiDomenico
Alexandre Burrows -- Nate Thompson -- Jack Rodewald
Johnny Oduya -- Erik Karlsson
Dion Phaneuf -- Cody Ceci
Fredrik Claesson -- Chris Wideman
Injured: Mark Borowiecki (illness), Bobby Ryan (fractured finger)
Theodore could be a scratch for the second straight game. He made his season debut and played 16:06 in a 6-4 loss to the New York Rangers on Tuesday. ... Borowiecki will miss his third game.
Smith has seven points (four goals, three assists) in his past six games. … Stone has eight points (five goals, three assists) in his past six games.