Here are the expected starters for tonight:
UPDATED 11/18/2009 @ 10:30 PM
- Ondrej Pavelec confirmed with Atlanta Thrashers radio announcer Dan Kamal. Pavelec comes off a 38-save shutout and is 6-5-1 with a 2.90 and .917 SV in 12 games.
- Jonas Gustavsson starts for the Leafs, confirmed by Jonas Siegler of 640 Toronto. The Monster’s line in 10 games: 3-4-3 3.06 GAA .906 SV%.
- Marty Turco scheduled to start for the Stars per Mike Heika’s Five for Fighting. Turco is 6-3-4 in 13 starts with a 2.25 GAA and .920 SV%.
- Reigning Calder winner Steve Mason expected to start tonight against Dallas writes Tom Reed of the Columbus Dispatch, ending speculation on his back spasms.
UPDATED 11/19/2009 @ 1:08 PM
- Pascal Leclaire confirmed for the Senators by The Official Twitter Page of the Ottawa Senators. Leclaire is 7-5-1 with a 2.82 GAA and .896 SV% in 14 games.
- Seth Rorabaugh’s Empty Netters reports Marc Andre Fleury will start for the Penguins. The former first overall pick is 11-6-0 with a 2.49 GAA and SV%.