Originally written on Fang Faction  |  Last updated 11/10/14
The Nashville Predators return home to Bridgestone Arena to take on the Colorado Avalanche. Nashville has a 14-14-8 with 36 points and ranked 11th in the Western Conference. Colorado is ranked 15th in the Western Conference with a record of 12-19-4 and 28 points. Puck drops at 7:07 pm CT/6:07pm CT. TV/Radio Coverage Nashville: Fox Sports Tennessee and 102.5 The Game Colorado: Altitude and Altitude Radio Network Season Series Date Away Home Result 2/18 NSH COL 5-6 COL 3/30 NSH COL 0-1 COL OT Line Up News Starting Goaltenders: Name W L OT GAA SV% #30 Chris Mason 1 4 1 3.54 .866 #35 J.S. Giguere 2 2 1 2.93 .906 Projected Nashville Scratches: #12 C Mike Fisher (hand; questionable) and #57 W Gabriel Bourque (upper body); #22 D Scott Hannan (IR; upper body) and #33 C Colin Wilson (IR; upper body) Projected Colorado Scratches: #5 D Shane O'Brien, #12 Chuck Kobasew and #54 W David Jones (knee); #23 W Milan Hejduk (IR; shoulder), #26 C Paul Stastny (IR; foot), #27 W Steve Downie (IR; knee surgery) and #44 D Ryan Wilson (IR; ankle) Projected Lines Nashville #74 Sergei Kostitsyn #28 Paul Gaustad #10 Martin Erat #56 Taylor Beck #11 David Legwand #27 Patric Hornqvist #16 Rich Clune #15 Craig Smith #19 Bobby Butler #18 Brandon Yip #13 Nick Spaling #24 Matt Halischuk #6 Shea Weber #59 Roman Josi #8 Kevin Klein #64 Victor Bartley #7 Jonathon Blum #75 Hal Gill #35 Pekka Rinne #30 Chris Mason Colorado #11 Jamie McGinn #9 Matt Duchene #15 PA Parenteau #92 Gabriel Landeskog #90 Ryan O'Reilly #17 Aaron Palushaj #14 David van der Gulik #7 John Mitchell #55 Cody McLeod #58 Patrick Bordeleau #40 Mark Olver #42 Brad Malone #6 Erik Johnson #22 Matt Hunwick #3 Ryan O'Byrne #41 Tyson Barrie #4 Greg Zanon #8 Jan Hejda #35 Jean-Sebastien Giguere #1 Semyon Varlamov Colorado Avalanche Players to Watch: Name GP G A #92 Gabriel Landeskog 23 7 5 #9 Matt Duchene 34 14 20 #90 Ryan O'Reilly 16 4 9   Who scores the first goal of the game for Predators? Win a Preds player t-shirt, info here.
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