Here are the expected starters for tonight:
UPDATED: 10/16/2009 @ 04:42PM:
- According to this preview here, Josh Harding will start tonight for Minnesota.
UPDATED: 10/16/2009 @ 04:12PM:
- Ray Emery confirmed here.
UPDATED: 10/16/2009 @ 03:32PM:
- Ryan Miller confirmed here. Interesting to not see Martin Biron vs. Ryan Miller, always loved that rivalry.
UPDATED: 10/16/2009 @ 02:34PM:
- This preview here mentions the goalie duel between Roberto Luongo and Miikka Kiprusoff.
- Roloson confirmed here.
- Chris Vivlamore confirms Pavelec for tonight and Hedberg tomorrow night here.
- Tim Thomas confirmed here. Fluto Shinzawa burned me on Rask starting Monday, but I’ve made my peace 🙂
UPDATED: 10/16/2009 @ 12:46PM:
- Hey there guys, I’m still weeding through the sources for expected starters. Your likely starters for tonight are: Tim Thomas, Ryan Miller, Nikolai Khabibulin, Ray Emery, Niklas Backstrom, Roberto Luongo and Miikka Kiprusoff. No sources have confirmed them yet, but that usually means that the starter will be in net. More to come later!
- Marty Turco again confirmed here.
UPDATED: 10/15/2009 @ 08:46PM:
- Jacques Martin confirmed that Martin Brodeur will be in net tonight. Yann Danis should make his Devils debut on Saturday against Carolina. Meanwhile, Johan Hedberg will make his debut either tonight or at some other point this weekend. Coach John Anderson was non-commital whether it would be Ondrej Pavelec or Hedberg. Read the rest of the story here, including info on Kari Lehtonen‘s injury.
- Chris Botta has Dwayne Roloson in his projected lineup here.
- Mike Heika reports here that Marc Crawford intends to play Marty Turco tonight, with Alex Auld starting Saturday
- Scott Clemmensen makes the start tonight according to the Miami Herald.
That’s all I have for now. More updates to come. If you have any tips, email them to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Year-to-date Predictions: 108/110= 98.2%