Here are your expected starting goalies for tonight, January 7, 2010:
- Marc Andre Fleury expected to start against the Flyers Thursday night, Seth Rorabaugh of The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
- Tim Thomas left the ice first Thursday morning, indicating that he will start the Bruins’ night game against Chicago, the Boston Globe’s Fluto Shinzawa reports.
- Pascal Leclaire missed Wednesday’s practice for maintenance reasons, but is expected to play on Thursday night against Washington reports James Gordon of the Ottawa Citizen.
- Coach John Anderson will start Johan Hedberg against the Rangers says Chris Vivlamore of The Atlanta Journal Consistution.
- Jay Zawaski of 670 The Score reports Antti Niemi in nets for the Hawks.
- Thanks again to Joe English, I pretty much use his help verbatim with the tips.
UPDATED @ 12:58 PM
- Devan Dubnyk gets the nod in goal according to The Official Twitter Feed of the Edmonton Oilers.
- Kevin Mio of Habs Inside/Out writes Jaroslav Halak gets the nod in goal.
- Jose Theodore should get the start says Tarik El-Bashir of The Washington Post.
UPDATED @ 1:28 PM
- Mathieu Garon will start for the Blue Jackets according to Tom Reed of The Columbus Dispatch.
- Dave Vest with Coyotes.com says Ilya Bryzgalov gets another start.
UPDATED @ 1:45 PM
- Curtis Zupke of The OC Register Ducks Blog expects Jonas Hiller to get tonight’s start.
- Jimmy Howard makes his seventh straight appearance according to Ansar Khan of Mlive.com.
- Steve Golstein says Tomas Vokoun goes for the Panthers.
- Chip Alexander of The News Observer believes Cam Ward will start back-to-back games.
UPDATED @ 1:55 PM
- Pekka Rinne in nets for the Preds writes John Glennon of Predators Insider.
UPDATED @ 4:36 PM
- Chris Mason makes another start in nets according to JP Rutherford.
- Chad “Dos Nueve” Johnson makes his first start for the Rangers tonight says Andrew Gross of the Record.
- Jon Quick and Roberto Luongo should be in nets considering neither the Kings or Canucks respectively are coming off back-to-back games.
- I am hearing rumblings of Brian Boucher in net. Will confirm with a link later.
UPDATED @ 5:36 PM
- Michael Leighton NOT Boucher in nets, confirmed here.