Series (Game 4 of 4)

Nashville leads 2-1

Game 1: Saturday, January 17th
Game 2: Saturday, January 24th
Game 3: Sunday, February 15th
Game 4: Friday, March 19th

Predators 4

(33-27-3, 80 pts)

Oilers 5

(31-27-4, 78 pts)

9:00 PM ET, March 19, 2004

Rexall Place, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

1 2 3 T
NSH 0 2 24
EDM 0 1 45

E. Moreau (Oilers - LW): Goals: 2, Assists: 1

S. Walker (Predators - RW): Goals: 2, Assists: 0

I. Ulanov (Oilers - D): Goals: 1, Assists: 1

Nashville (33-26-11-3) at Edmonton (30-27-12-11) 9:00 pm EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (Ticker) -- The Nashville Predators try to strengthen their playoff positioning on Friday when they continue a four-game road trip against the Edmonton Oilers at Rexall Place.

The Predators are in eighth place in the Western Conference standings, one point behind St. Louis and one point ahead of Los Angeles. Edmonton is in 10th place, four points behind the Predators.

Nashville is 0-2-3-1 in its last six games, including 0-0-1-1 on its road trip. The Predators have not won since a 9-4 road rout of Pittsburgh on March 4.

On Tuesday, Nashville tied Vancouver, 2-2, when Adam Hall scored with 22 seconds left in regulation.

Edmonton is 2-0 on a three-game homestand and is coming off a 3-2 triumph over Columbus on Tuesday in which Ethan Moreau netted the go-ahead goal with 5:23 left.

The Oilers have earned at least one point in each of their last 10 games (5-0-2-3).

Nashville is 2-0-1 against Edmonton this season, posting a 4-3 win here on January 24.