Originally posted on Fang Faction  |  Last updated 4/15/13
In their second of back-to-back home games, the Nashville Predators take on the Vancouver Canucks. The Predators are ranked 13th in the Western Conference with 38 points and a record of 15-20-8. The Canucks have a record of 23-12-6 with 52 points and ranked 3rd in the Western Conference. Puck drops at 7:08pm CT in the Music City. TV/Radio Coverage Nashville: Fox Sports Tennessee and 102.5 The Game Vancouver: Sportsnet-Pacific and AM 1040 Season Series Date Away Home Result 2/22 VAN NSH 1-0 VAN 3/14 NSH VAN 4-7 VAN Line Up News Starting Goaltenders: Name W L OT GAA SV% #35 Pekka Rinne 14 15 7 2.28 .916 #1 Roberto Luongo 8 4 3 2.36 .911 Projected Nashville Scratches: #12 C Mike Fisher (hand), #18 W Brandon Yip (lower body), #27 W Patric Hornqvist (upper body), #28 C Paul Gaustad (shoulder) and #57 W Gabriel Bourque (knee); #33 C Colin Wilson (shoulder) Projected Vancouver Scratches: #8 D Christopher Tanev (lower body), #13 W Steve Pinizzotto, #18 D Cam Barker and #20 W Chris Higens (lower body); #7 F David Booth (IR; ankle) and #27 F Manny Malhotra (IR; eye) Projected Lines Nashville #56 Taylor Beck #11 David Legwand #9 Filip Forsberg #74 Sergei Kostitsyn #13 Nick Spaling #15 Craig Smith #16 Rich Clune #17 Chris Mueller #24 Matt Halischuk #50 Daniel Bang #52 Austin Watson #19 Bobby Butler #6 Shea Weber #59 Roman Josi #8 Kevin Klein #64 Victor Bartley #75 Hal Gill #7 Jon Blum #35 Pekka Rinne #30 Chris Mason Vancouver #22 Daniel Sedin #33 Henrik Sedin #14 Alexandre Burrows #21 Mason Raymond #17 Ryan Kesler #9 Zack Kassian #32 Dale Weise #15 Derek Roy #36 Jannik Hansen #29 Tom Sestito #40 Maxim Lapierre #25 Andrew Ebbett #2 Dan Hamhuis #5 Jason Garrison #3 Kevin Bieksa #23 Alexander Edler #41 Andrew Alberts #4 Keith Ballard #1 Roberto Luogo #35 Cory Schneider Vancouver Canucks Players to Watch: Name GP G A #33 Henrik Sedin 41 11 28 #17 Ryan Kesler 10 2 7 #15 Derek Roy 35 4 19 Who scores the first goal of the game for Predators? Win a Preds player t-shirt, info here.
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