Nashville to visit Detroit Monday
Detroit; Monday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Detroit Red Wings host the Nashville Predators.
The Red Wings are 2-4-1 at home. Detroit scores 2.2 goals per game, the least in the league. Anthony Mantha leads them with nine total goals.
The Predators have gone 2-2-0 away from home. Nashville averages 10.2 points per game to lead the league, recording 3.9 goals and 6.4 assists per game.
Detroit defeated Nashville 5-3 in the last meeting between these teams on Oct. 5. Tyler Bertuzzi scored two goals for the Red Wings in the victory.
TOP PERFORMERS: Darren Helm leads the Red Wings with a plus-five in 15 games played this season. Bertuzzi has scored three goals over the last 10 games for Detroit.
LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 5-3-2, averaging 3.5 goals, 5.7 assists, 3.7 penalties and 8.3 penalty minutes while allowing 2.5 goals per game with a .915 save percentage.
Red Wings: 1-8-1, averaging 1.7 goals, 3.2 assists, four penalties and 9.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.8 goals per game with a .886 save percentage.
Red Wings Injuries: None listed.
Predators Injuries: None listed.