Nashville Predators at Vegas Golden Knights 3/24/22 - NHL Picks & Predictions
Nashville will travel on the road to the State of Nevada to face off against the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday evening for a puck drop time of 10 PM Eastern. This game will be available on ESPN plus and NHL center ice. Nashville comes into this game that they record on the season of 37–23–4, and have won three out of their last five games coming against Pittsburgh, Toronto, and on the road against Anaheim by the score of 6–3. The two losses for Nashville came against Philadelphia, and on the road against Los Angeles by the score of 6-1.
Vegas comes into this game with a record on the season of 34–28–4, and have lost three out of their last five games all coming on the road against Winnipeg twice, and against the Minnesota Wild by the score of 3–0. The only two victories for Vegas came against Los Angeles, and Florida both at the T Mobile Arena at home.
Jonathan Marchessault is the team leader for Vegas in points with 48, and in goals with 25, five of those goals came on the power play on an even 200 shots on goal this season. Chandler Stephenson is the team leader for Las Vegas in assists with 31, seven of those assists came on the power play.
Roman Josi is the team leader for Nashville in points with 78, so go along with 18 goals, and the team lead and assist with 16, 22 of those assists came on the power play. Ronan is a +19 on the season for Nashville. Filip Forsberg is the team leader for Nashville and goals with 35, six of those goals came on the power play on 154 shots on goal this year.
The biggest goaltending has been a problem as of late. Vegas is allowing their opponents an average of 3.03 goals per game and Nashville is scoring 3.27 goals per game. Nashville however has 790 penalty minutes to Vegas 538. Unfortunately Vegas does not have Saros in net with a record on the season of 31–19 with a goals against average of 2.48 on the season which is why we see Nashville coming away with a victory. Final Score Prediction: Nashville wins 4–3.