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The bad blood continues in this one as the Nashville Predators face the Winnipeg Jets. The Nashville Predators are coming off a 7-3 win over the Dallas Stars on Thursday. Viktor Arvidsson had a very offensively productive game with 2 goals and 2 assists. It's been a good year so far for Viktor Arvidsson, he has 61 points. It's possible that Craig Smith was the best player on the ice for the Nashville Predators with 3 points. Kevin Fiala scored once for the Nashville Predators. Harry Zolnierczyk scored in the second period. Roman Josi scored in the second period. Anthony Bitetto had a great assist night with two helpers. James Neal picked up an assist in the second period. Calle Jarnkrok picked up an assist in the first period. PK Subban had a great assist night with two helpers. Brad Hunt picked up an assist in the third period. The Winnipeg Jets last played on Thursday.
Connor Hellebuyck will try to be a brick wall in net for the Winnipeg Jets. In Hellebuyck's latest appearance, he faced 31 shots and allowed 2 goals. In 24 games at home last season, he posted a 14-10-0 record and 0.914 SV%.
Pekka Rinne will man the pipes for the Nashville Predators in this one. In his latest game, he was fantastic, allowing 2 goals. Pekka Rinne has a 1.81 GAA in his last 5 games.
The Winnipeg Jets have been undistinguished at home, posting a 21-18-1 record. The Nashville Predators have gone 17-19-4 on the road. The Winnipeg Jets have gone 18-10 when playing Western-Central opponents this season. The Nashville Predators have gone 16-12 when playing Western-Central opponents this season. Jets have gone 13-15 when taking on winning teams. The Winnipeg Jets are 13-24 when playing a team with a winning record.
Winnipeg Jets should have enough firepower to come away with a victory.
Game Time: 7:05 PM ET
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