Nashville went 1-2-1 in its four-game road trip after Monday's
5-2 setback at San Jose. Rem Murray and defenseman Marek
Zidlicky each scored for the Predaotrs, who have surrendered 11
goals in their last four outings.
Predators right wing Scott Walker has eight points in his last
five games. Murray has six points in the last nine.
Nashville has just one win in its last five home games, going
1-2-2 in that span.
Pittsburgh enters on a 10-game road winless streak, going
0-7-0-3. Its last road win was a 2-1 overtime triumph at
Buffalo on November 14.
The Penguins fell to 1-4-1-1 in their last seven games after
Wednesday's 6-1 to the New York Islanders. Sebastien Caron was
pulled after two periods after yielding five goals on 22 shots.
Nashville has posted shutouts of Pittsburgh in the last two
matchups here, including a 6-0 blanking on February 27, 2003.