Vancouver faces Ottawa on 3-game home skid
Vancouver, British Columbia; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Vancouver hosts Ottawa looking to break its three-game home slide.
The Canucks are 5-3-3 at home. Vancouver leads the league with 29 power-play goals, led by Bo Horvat with six.
The Senators are 4-10-1 in road games. Ottawa averages 9.6 penalty minutes per game, the sixth-most in the league. Mark Borowiecki leads the team serving 31 total minutes.
The matchup Tuesday is the first meeting this season for the two teams.
LAST 10 GAMES: Senators: 5-5-0, averaging 2.2 goals, 3.2 assists, 2.9 penalties and 6.2 penalty minutes while allowing 2.3 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.
Canucks: 4-5-1, averaging 3.3 goals, 5.6 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game with a .892 save percentage.
Canucks Injuries: Alexander Edler: day to day (upper body).
Senators Injuries: None listed.