The Nashville Predators reach the midway point of their home schedule for the month when they host the Detroit Red Wings tonight (at 7 p.m. CT).
The Predators (33-20-5) collected a single point in the weekend's double dip with the St. Louis Blues. Nashville scored three times in the third period to force overtime on Sunday, but ultimately fell, 5-4.
Detroit (21-28-7) topped Nashville, 4-3 in OT, on Jan. 4. The Red Wings have dropped three in a row, including a 5-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.
Nashville held a full morning skate on Tuesday. Below is the Predators projected lineup based on the session:
Filip Forsberg - Ryan Johansen - Viktor Arvidsson
Kevin Fiala - Nick Bonino- Craig Smith
Brian Boyle - Colton Sissons - Ryan Hartman
Rocco Grimaldi - Kyle Turris - Calle Jarnkrok
Roman Josi - Ryan Ellis
Mattias Ekholm - P.K. Subban
Dan Hamhuis - Yannick Weber
Note: The Predators have not announced a starting goaltender for tonight's game