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Pittsburgh faces Nashville, aims to end home slide

April 10, 2022 GMT

Nashville Predators (41-26-4, fourth in the Central) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (41-22-10, third in the Metropolitan)

Pittsburgh; Sunday, 4 p.m. EDT

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Penguins -180, Predators +152; over/under is 6

BOTTOM LINE: Pittsburgh takes on Nashville looking to break its three-game home slide.

The Penguins are 19-12-5 at home. Pittsburgh is first in the Eastern Conference with 5.7 assists per game, led by Kris Letang averaging 0.8.

The Predators are 19-14-4 on the road. Nashville is 10th in the league averaging 3.3 goals per game, led by Filip Forsberg with 38.

In their last meeting on March 15, Nashville won 4-1.

TOP PERFORMERS: Brian Dumoulin leads the Penguins with a plus-20 in 67 games this season. Evgeni Malkin has six goals and six assists over the last 10 games for Pittsburgh.

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Roman Josi leads the Predators with 68 total assists and has 87 points. Forsberg has six goals and nine assists over the last 10 games for Nashville.

LAST 10 GAMES: Penguins: 3-6-1, averaging 3.5 goals, 6.2 assists, 2.9 penalties and 6.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .903 save percentage.

Predators: 6-4-0, averaging 3.6 goals, 6.9 assists, 5.2 penalties and 15.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .909 save percentage.

INJURIES: Penguins: Radim Zohorna: day to day (illness).

Predators: Michael McCarron: out (upper body).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.