The Nashville Predators reassigned forward Kris Beech to the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League on Thursday. Beech, 24, has registered 1 goal and 2 assists in five games for Nashville since being recalled from Milwaukee on Dec. 9. He is ranked third on the Admirals in scoring with 23 points (10 goals, 13 assists) in 22 games.
There are currently 21 players on the Predators' active roster, with four players (Scott Walker, Scott Nichol, David Legwand and Jeremy Stevenson) on injured reserve.
Nashville (22-7-3) will face the Columbus Blue Jackets (9-24-1) on Friday night at 6:00 p.m. CT at Nationwide Arena. The game will broadcast on 104.5-FM The Zone.