Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 6 Months

Patric Hornqvist (personal) should be back in Nashville's lineup on Tuesday night.

He didn't play on Sunday because his wife gave birth to a new baby girl. Hornqvist has 14 goals and 38 points in 66 matches this season.

Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 6 Months

With his wife giving birth to a baby girl, Patric Hornqvist won't play for the Nashville Predators against the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.

Horqnvist is coming off a one-goal, two-assist game, but it's easy to see why he isn't playing today (especially since the Predators are out of playoff contention).

Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 6 Months

Patric Hornqvist missed Monday's morning skate with a lower-body injury.

However, coach Barry Trotz said that he's likely to play against Ottawa tonight. Hornqvist has 33 points in 59 games this year.

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Patric Hornqvist scored Nashville's lone goal in a 3-1 loss to Pittsburgh Tuesday night.

Hornqvist now has 12 goals and 32 points in 57 games.

Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 7 Months

Patric Hornqvist was one of three Nashville players to score power play goals in a 3-2 win over Tampa Bay on Thursday.

Hornqvist's goal was his 11th of the campaign and the Preds all received tallies from Matt Cullen and Roman Josi. Shea Weber chipped in with two assists in the win.

Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 7 Months

Patric Hornqvist had an assist in Nashville's 5-2 loss on Saturday.

That was Hornqvist's 30th point of the 2013-14 campaign. He also has 10 goals in 54 games this season. He should be counted on to continue his current point pace once the Olympic break is over.

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Patric Hornqvist had an assist in a 4-3 shootout loss to St. Louis.

Hornqvist is now on a three-game point streak. He has 10 goals and 29 points in 52 contests this season.

Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 8 Months

Patric Hornqvist was in the lineup for Nashville during Sunday's 4-0 loss to Minnesota.

Hornqvist was out of the lineup Saturday night against Ottawa due to his lower body injury, but managed to suit up and lead the team in shots with four in Sunday's shutout loss.

Patric Hornqvist RW PIT 8 Months

Patrick Hornqvist will not play Saturday night against the Senators.

He is still dealing with a lower-body injury that needs more time to fully heal. Gabriel Bourque will get another chance to play.

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Patric Hornqvist exited Tuesday's game in the third period because of a lower-body injury.

He is listed as a day-to-day. It wasn't a good day for Hornqvist, who was also left off Team Sweden for the Winter Olympics. "Obviously I wanted to make the team," he said. "It's up to them to pick the team, there are a lot of good players, and I wish them all luck and hopefully they bring back the gold."