Predators visit the Canadiens following shutout victory
Montreal; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Nashville visits Montreal after the Predators shut out Dallas 1-0. Juuse Saros earned the victory in the net for Nashville after collecting 37 saves.
The Canadiens are 14-16-6 at home. Montreal has converted on 17.9% of power-play opportunities, scoring 33 power-play goals.
The Predators are 17-12-4 on the road. Nashville has scored 38 power-play goals, converting on 17.1% of chances.
The teams meet Tuesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 5-4-1, averaging 2.1 goals, 3.8 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.4 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game with a .924 save percentage.
Canadiens: 4-4-2, averaging 2.9 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.4 penalties and 9.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .892 save percentage.
INJURIES: Canadiens: Jonathan Drouin: day to day (ankle), Tomas Tatar: out (upper-body).
Predators: Dan Hamhuis: day to day (lower-body).