Anaheim faces Nashville on 3-game slide
Anaheim, California; Sunday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Anaheim aims to break its three-game losing streak with a victory over Nashville.
The Ducks are 9-12-2 in conference games. Anaheim averages 11.9 penalty minutes per game, the second-most in the NHL. Erik Gudbranson leads the team serving 82 total minutes.
The Predators are 11-9-3 in conference matchups. Nashville averages 9.4 penalty minutes per game, the eighth-most in the league. Austin Watson leads the team serving 44 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Oct. 22, Nashville won 6-1. Viktor Arvidsson scored a team-high two goals for the Predators in the victory.
LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 5-4-1, averaging 3.7 goals, 5.7 assists, four penalties and 9.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.4 goals per game with a .885 save percentage.
Ducks: 3-6-1, averaging 2.1 goals, 3.1 assists, four penalties and 10.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.4 goals per game with a .895 save percentage.
INJURIES: Ducks: None listed.