|Date of Birth||2/8/1993|
|Height, Weight||5'6", 180 lbs|
|Drafted||2011 - Rd 2|
Grimaldi scored a goal on three shots in Tuesday's 6-1 win over the Ducks.
The winger's tally made it 3-0 just 35 seconds into the second period. Grimaldi has three points through six games this season, while firing 13 shots on goal. He faces an uphill battle to get on the scoresheet consistently given his bottom-six usage, but the early returns are encouraging.
Grimaldi (lower body) posted an assist and two shots while skating 12:51 in a 5-2 win over the Golden Knights on Tuesday.
Grimaldi missed two games with the issue, but picked up his second assist of the season on Kyle Turris' opening goal in the first period. The 26-year-old is looking to keep a consistent spot in the lineup for the Predators after registering 13 points in 53 games last season.
Grimaldi (lower body) is in the projected lineup for Tuesday's game against the Golden Knights, NHL.com's Thomas Willis reports.
Grimaldi skated on Nashville's fourth line during practice Monday, which was the first indication that he'd likely be available against Vegas. The 26-year-old forward has tallied one assist while averaging 11:24 of ice time in three appearances this season.
Grimaldi (lower body) skated on the fourth line in Monday's practice, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.
Grimaldi has missed the last two contests but was considered day-to-day prior to both of them. His presence at practice indicates he should be good to go sooner rather than later. Expect Grimaldo to return to his bottom-six role Tuesday in Vegas or Thursday in Arizona.
Grimaldi (lower body) won't play Saturday against the Kings, Thomas Willis of the Predators' official site reports.
Grimaldi will miss a second straight game Saturday, but he was a limited participant at Friday's morning skate, which suggests he could be ready to return as soon as Tuesday against Vegas. Once he's given the green light to rejoin the lineup, the 26-year-old will take on a bottom-six role for the Predators.