Nashville (1st - Central) at Pittsburgh (2nd - Metropolitan)

Matchup Details
Sun, Feb 1 - Consol Energy Center
FACEOFF - 2:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Nashville 31-11-2-422-26-62319-2-0-112-9-2-318-25
Pittsburgh 28-13-4-421-285517-7-1-211-6-3-220-27
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Nashville
PPlayerStatusNotes
GP. Rinne
Mid Feb
Knee
01/29/15
Rinne is sidelined with a sprained knee and will not return until near the middle of February.
DR. Ellis
I-R
Lower Body
01/22/15
Ellis suffered a lower-body injury has been placed the injured reserve.
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotes
DC. Ehrhoff
Out Sun
Concussion
02/01/15
Ehroff is suffering from a concussion and will not play against the Predators on Sunday.
DO. Maatta
out for season
Shoulder
01/14/15
Maatta underwent shoulder surgery and will miss the remainder of the season.
CE. Malkin
I-R
Lower Body
01/26/15
Malkin has been placed on injured-reserve with a lower-body injury and no date has been given for his return.
LWB. Comeau
I-R
Wrist
01/22/15
Comeau has been on injured reserve since December with a wrist injury. He is expected to return to practice soon but it is unclear when he will be cleared for game action.
RWP. Dupuis
I-R
Illness
11/19/14
Dupuis was placed on injured reserve after being diagnosed with a blood clot in his lung. He will miss at least six months of action.
NEWS

Covers Preview - James Neal insists that he's more interested in getting his current team back on track as opposed to gaining any additional incentive out of visiting the city he used to call his NHL home for three-plus seasons. Acquired for Patric Hornqvist and Nick Spaling in a draft-day trade, Neal aims to help the Nashville Predators snap their two-game winless streak when they visit the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday.

 
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MATCHUP EDGE
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