Craig Smith is dealing with flu-like symptoms.
Carter Hutton is projected to start for Nashville on Tuesday.
Carter Hutton may get the nod for Nashville on Tuesday night versus the Rangers.
Craig Smith will return to Nashville's lineup on Tuesday after he was a healthy scratch Saturday night.
It sounds like Nashville could send Filip Forsberg down to the minors when he recovers from his upper-body injury.
Viktor Stalberg recorded an assist in Nashville's 5-2 loss to Washington on Saturday.
Nashville has suffered five straight defeats.
Roman Josi scored and assisted for the Predators, who fell 5-2 versus the Capitals on Saturday night.
Marek Mazanec suffered his fifth straight loss Saturday night when the Predators were dominated by the Capitals 5-2.
Shea Weber (eye) will get back into Nashville's lineup Saturday night.
Shea Weber (eye) took part in Friday's practice.
Mike Fisher registered his seventh goal in Nashville's 5-2 loss to Carolina on Thursday night.
Pekka Rinne's MRI on his hip was viewed as positive, but it will still be a while before he's ready to return.
Viktor Stalberg buried just his third goal of the season for Nashville in a 5-2 loss to the Hurricanes Thursday.
Marek Mazanec didn't fare well against the Hurricanes in Thursday's 5-2 loss.