Nystrom to be sidelined 1 month

Nashville, TN ( - The Nashville Predators revealed on Friday that forward Eric Nystrom will miss approximately four weeks with a lower-body injury.

The 32-year-old son of Islanders great Bob Nystrom has totaled seven goals and 12 points in 60 games for the Preds this season. If the timetable is accurate, he is set to return to action for the final week of the regular season.

Nashville leads the Central Division with 89 points and ranks second in the Western Conference to Anaheim.