Sunrise, Florida; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Florida enters the matchup against Nashville after losing three games in a row.
The Panthers have gone 6-3-2 in home games. Florida is fourth in the NHL recording 9.6 points per game, averaging 3.5 goals and 6.0 assists.
The Predators have gone 5-4-1 away from home. Nashville is sixth in the league averaging 5.8 assists per game, led by Roman Josi with 0.7.
Florida beat Nashville 3-2 in the last meeting between these teams on Oct. 19.
LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 3-5-2, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.8 assists, 3.6 penalties and 7.5 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game with a .874 save percentage.
Panthers: 5-5-0, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.6 assists, 2.6 penalties and 5.5 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game with a .887 save percentage.
Panthers Injuries: Jayce Hawryluk: out (upper body).
Predators Injuries: None listed.