Nashville, Tennessee; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
Nashville has a 2-3-1 record in home games and a 5-7-1 record overall. The Predators have a -10 scoring differential, with 34 total goals scored and 44 given up.
New York has a 4-2-0 record in road games and a 7-5-3 record overall. The Rangers have a 6-1-0 record in games they score at least three goals.
Saturday's game is the third time these teams meet this season. The Predators won 1-0 in the last meeting.
Artemi Panarin has five goals and 16 assists for the Rangers. Zibanejad has scored five goals with five assists over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 3-6-1, averaging 2.8 goals, 5.2 assists, 4.2 penalties and 9.9 penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game.
Rangers: 4-4-2, averaging 2.8 goals, 5.1 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game.
INJURIES: Predators: Mark Borowiecki: out (upper body).
Rangers: Ryan Lindgren: day to day (upper body).
The Associated Press