Senators visit the Predators after Brown’s 2-goal game
Nashville, Tennessee; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ottawa visits the Nashville Predators after Connor Brown scored two goals in the Senators’ 4-3 overtime loss to the Blue Jackets.
The Predators are 14-12-4 at home. Nashville has converted on 15.9% of power-play opportunities, scoring 32 power-play goals.
The Senators have gone 6-17-6 away from home. Ottawa leads the league with 14 shorthanded goals, led by Chris Tierney with four.
In their last matchup on Dec. 19, Ottawa won 5-4. Jean-Gabriel Pageau recorded a team-high 3 points for the Senators.
LAST 10 GAMES: Senators: 3-6-1, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.6 assists, four penalties and 12.4 penalty minutes while allowing 3.5 goals per game with a .900 save percentage.
Predators: 6-3-1, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.8 penalties and 10.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .928 save percentage.
INJURIES: Predators: Nick Bonino: day to day (illness).
Senators: Anthony Duclair: day to day (lower-body), Thomas Chabot: day to day (upper body).