Nashville, Tennessee; Monday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Colorado Avalanche visit the Nashville Predators trying to build upon a three-game win streak.
Nashville has a 6-10 record overall and a 1-2-0 record in Central Division games. The Predators have a 1-3-0 record in games decided by one goal.
Colorado is 11-5 overall and 3-1-0 against the Central Division. The Avalanche are ninth in NHL play with 76 total penalties (averaging 4.8 per game).
The teams meet Monday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Predators: 3-7-0, averaging three goals, 5.4 assists, 3.8 penalties and 9.6 penalty minutes while giving up 3.4 goals per game.
Avalanche: 5-5-0, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.8 assists, 4.3 penalties and 11 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game.
Avalanche: Chris Wagner: out (achilles), Artturi Lehkonen: out (undisclosed), Gabriel Landeskog: out (knee), Josh Manson: day to day (upper body), Pavel Francouz: out for season (groin), Jean-Luc Foudy: out (lower body).