The Nashville Predators will go back on the road Thursday night to Philadelphia, PA to take on the Philadelphia Flyers. Nashville comes into Thursday night running hot as of late winners of four the last five games played including two in a row following a 4-1 win over Pittsburgh last game out. Juuse Saros was locked in between the pipes for Nashville allowing only one goal on 36 shots to post a .972 save percentage leading to the victory.
Offensively this season Nashville has been a potent team scoring 3.2 goals per game on 29.2 shots. Roman Josi leads the Nashville offense with 69 points on the season to go along with a team high 52 assist. Matt Duchene is the team leader in goals with 31 on the year on 160 shots.
The Philadelphia Flyers will play their second consecutive home game Thursday night riding a three game losing streak after a 4-3 lost to Montreal last game out. Carter Hart was terrible in the net for Philadelphia against Montreal posting a .886 save percentage after allowing four goals on 35 shots including the game winner in overtime in just over 62 minutes on the ice.
As a team this season Philadelphia has used three different goalies combining to post a .907 save percentage after allowing 202 goals on 2004 shots against. Carter Hart is goalie number one Philadelphia with eleven wins in 38 games played posting a .911 save percentage after allowing only 110 goals this season.