Nashville (4th - Central) at Edmonton (3rd - Pacific)

Matchup Details
Fri, Jan 20 - Rogers Place
FACEOFF - 9:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Nashville 21-17-4-319-26-28912-5-3-29-12-1-120-21
Edmonton 25-15-4-322-25-23113-8-1-112-7-3-217-26
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Nashville
PPlayerStatusNotes
DP. Subban
Prob Fri
Back
01/20/17
Subban has been activated from injured reserve after recovering from a herniated disc in his back and is expected to be available against the Oilers on Friday.
DR. Josi
Late Jan
Concussion
01/20/17
Josi has been placed on injured reserve due to a concussion and could be back in the lineup towards the end of January.
DP. Granberg
I-R
Undisclosed
01/17/17
Granberg has been placed on the injured reserve list with an unspecified issue.
LWC. Wilson
I-R
Lower Body
01/13/17
Wilson is dealing with a lower-body injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
RWM. Salomaki
Out indefinitely
Lower Body
12/14/16
Salomaki is dealing with a lower-body injury and is recovering while on the injured reserve list. It is unclear how much time he will be forced to miss.
Edmonton
PPlayerStatusNotes
DM. Benning
Prob Fri
Illness
01/20/17
Benning has come down with an illness but it is not expected to hinder his availability for Friday's game against the Predators.
LWJ. Khaira
Out Fri
Wrist
01/20/17
Khaira left the last game due to a wrist injury and will not play against the Predators on Friday.
RWT. Pitlick
Late April
Knee
01/02/17
Pitlick has been placed on the injured reserve list with a torn ACL in his left knee and is expected to be sidelined up to four months as a result.
DD. Nurse
Early March
Ankle
12/12/16
Nurse has been placed on injured reserve as he is recovering from surgery to ligament and bone damage in his ankle. He is expected to be sidelined up to 12 weeks as a result.
DA. Ference
I-R
Hip
10/21/16
Ference is recovering from surgery to repair micro-fractures in his right hip and is on the long-term injured reserve.
RWI. Pakarinen
Out indefinitely
Knee
10/13/16
Pakarinen is dealing with a knee injury and has been placed on the injured reserve list with no official timetable for a return.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Edmonton Oilers wrap up a six-game homestand in search of their fifth consecutive victory when they host the Nashville Predators on Friday. Edmonton began the string with a loss to San Jose but has reeled off four straight wins since, including Wednesday's 4-3 overtime triumph over Florida in which captain Connor McDavid capped his three-point performance with a goal at 4:57 of the extra session.

 
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