Nashville (2nd - Central) at San Jose (4th - Pacific)

Matchup Details
Sat, Dec 13 - SAP Center at San Jose
FACEOFF - 10:30 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Nashville 19-7-1-112-16-29911-2-0-18-5-1-07-19
San Jose 16-11-0-412-19-2777-4-0-29-7-0-212-17
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Nashville
PPlayerStatusNotes
CP. Gaustad
Ques Sat
Lower Body
12/17/14
Gaustad is suffering from a lower-body injury and has missed the last three games. He is questionable to return Saturday against the Wild.
DA. Volchenkov
Ques Sat
Lower Body
12/17/14
Volchenkov left Tuesday's game with a lower-body injury and did not return. He is questionable Saturday against the Wild.
LWT. Beck
Out indefinitely
Concussion
12/17/14
Beck continues to recover from a concussion and it is unclear when he will return.
LWV. Stalberg
Late Dec
Knee
11/10/14
Stalberg has been placed on injured reserve with a right knee injury and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
San Jose
PPlayerStatusNotes
LWM. Nieto
I-R
Lower Body
12/11/14
Nieto has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and it is unclear when he will recover.
RWM. Brown
I-R
Lower Body
12/10/14
Brown has been placed on injured reserve due to a lower-body injury and there is no timetable for return.
CT. Kennedy
I-R
Upper Body
12/08/14
Kennedy has been placed on injured reserve due to a shoulder injury. There is no timetable for his return.
LWR. Torres
I-R
Knee
10/07/14
Torres has been placed on injured reserve with a right knee injury. He is expected to miss at least half of the 2014-15 season.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The San Jose Sharks aim to remain perfect on their homestand as they host the Nashville Predators on Saturday. After dropping a 2-1 decision at Edmonton on Sunday, San Jose exacted revenge with a 5-2 triumph in the back end of their home-and-home series two days later - and the opener of its five-game homestand.

 
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