Carolina Hurricanes (1-1-0, third in the Central Division) vs. Nashville Predators (2-0-0, second in the Central Division) Nashville, Tennessee; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Nashville takes on Carolina in a matchup of Central Division teams. Nashville went 12-7-1 in division action and 17-14-4 at home during the 2019-20 season. The Predators scored 39 power play goals with a 17.3% success rate on power play opportunities last season. Carolina finished 8-12-1 in division play and 19-13-3 on the road during the 2019-20 season. The Hurricanes scored 217 total goals last season while collecting 380 assists. The teams square off Monday for the first time this season. INJURIES: Predators: Luca Sbisa: out (health protocols). Hurricanes: Jordan Staal: out (covid-19). ___ The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar. The Associated Press
Robby Fabbri scored the tiebreaking goal with 2:42 left in the third period, Dylan Larkin got his second goal into an empty net and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 on Saturday night. ''They've got a deep D core over there, but they looked tired out by the end,'' Larkin said. Fabbri fluttered the puck past Petr Mrazek from the front of the crease off a pass from Filip Zadina behind the net.