Goalie Starters 12/30/2009

12/30/2009
Boston Bruins v Montreal Canadiens

Please remember to keep refreshing this page or follow me on Twitter for the fastest updates. Here are your expected starting goalies for tonight:

UPDATED @ 1:24 PM

  • Pascal Leclaire starts for the Sens, as confirmed by their Twitter.  His opponent will be Craig Anderson according to Marc Moser, the radio voice of the Avalanche.

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Goalie Starters 12/09/2009

12/09/2009
Washington Capitals v New Jersey Devils

Please remember to keep refreshing this page or follow me on Twitter for the fastest updates. Here are your expected starting goalies for tonight:


Goalie Starters & Injury Updates 11/26/2009

11/25/2009
IL: Vancouver Canucks v Chicago Blackhawks

Slow day again, I won’t be posting much today due to it being Thanksgiving.  Keep refreshing this thread all to for up-to-the minute updates, Happy Thanksgiving!

Columbus Blue Jackets:

  • Steve Mason starting against the Senators per Tom Reed of The Columbus Dispatch.  In a disappointing season, the Calder Trophy winner is 8-5-3 with a 3.59 GAA and .885 SV% in 17 games.

Ottawa Senators:

  • Brian Elliot starting.
  • Alexei Kovalev back in the lineup, Mike Fisher still hurt. [Ottawa Citizen]

Los Angeles Kings:

  • Andrei Loktionov officially out with a separated shoulder. [LA Kings Insider]
  • Top prospect Braydon Schenn makes his NHL debut.
  • Rob Scuderi and Jared Stoll still out with injuries.
  • Coach Terry Murray is undecided over whether to start backup Erik Ersberg or started Jon Quick.  The game is not until 10 PM EST so I will be back on post-Thanksgiving supper. [LA Times]
  • Jon Quick in net [LA Kings Insider]

Vancouver Canucks:

  • Roberto Luongo expected to start according to this feature article by Gordon McIntyre of The Province.  The 30-year-old is 8-8-0 with one shutout, a 2.54 GAA and .908 SV%.

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Yesterday’s Count: 28/28
Year-to-date Predictions: 635/642= 98.9%

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Goalie Starters 11/11/2009

11/11/2009

Here are the expected starters for tonight:

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 1:28 PM:

  • Dan Tencer writes Nikolai Khabibulin will return to the Oilers lineup.
  • Martin Brodeur projects for the Devils. big suprise there.
  • On the same note, Jonas Hiller likely will start against the Devils.  The Ducks have back-to-back games coming up this weekend one of which Jean-Sebastien Giguere should start.  At least that is my interpretation to this feature.

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 1:13 PM:

  • Portzline also projects Steve Mason in his lines.

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 1:11 PM:

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 1:09 PM:

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 1:05 PM:

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 12:58 PM:

  • Rich Hammond also reports Erik Ersberg gets the start over Jon Quick.
  • Tarik El-Bashir confirms Jose Theodore in net for the Capitals.

UPDATED 11/11/2009 @ 12:38 PM:

  • As mentioned by Chip Alexander of Canes Now and confirmed by Rich Hammond’s LA Kings Insider, Manny Legace will make his season debut for the Hurricanes.
  • Katie Strang of Isles Files writes that Dwayne Roloson will face the Capitals.
  • As you may or may not have read here, NHLHotStove.com is coming soon.  Right now I have added an About page and solved numerous formatting problems as well as sources for all 30 teams.  Check out our ever-changing beta here!

That’s all I have for now.  More updates to come.  If you have a reliable source with the starter listed and I have yet to post it, email me at thehotstove@gmail.com.

Yesterday’s Count: 12/12
Year-to-date Predictions: 425/430= 98.8%

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Goalie Starters 11/09/2009

11/09/2009

Here are the expected starters for tonight:

UPDATED 11/09/2009 @ 10:40 AM:

UPDATED 11/09/2009 @ 10:25 AM:

  • This preview on the Blackhawks official site lists Christobal Huet as likely.
  • Jon Quick projected for Los Angeles, I will let you know if anything changes on this end or when/if I get official confirmation.
  • As you may or may not have read here, NHLHotStove.com is coming soon.  Right now I have added an About page and solved numerous formatting problems as well as sources for all 30 teams.  Check out our ever-changing beta here!

That’s all I have for now.  More updates to come.  If you have a reliable source with the starter listed and I have yet to post it, email me at thehotstove@gmail.com.

Yesterday’s Count: 4/4
Year-to-date Predictions: 411/416= 98.6%

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-Alexander Monaghan


Goalie Starters 11/02/2009

11/02/2009

Here are the expected starters for tonight:

UPDATED 11/02/2009 @ 11:40 AM:

  • Expect Nikolai Khabibulin and Ilya Bryzgalov for the Oilers and Coyotes , respectively.  Will update if anything changes!

UPDATED 11/02/2009 @ 11:15 AM:

UPDATED 11/02/2009 @ 10:45 AM:

UPDATED 11/02/2009 @ 10:30 AM:

  • Chris Botta of Islander Point Blank states, via Twitter, that Dwayne Roloson starts against the Oilers.

UPDATED 11/02/2009 @ 10:15 AM:

  • Joe Smith of Lightning Strikes reports Mike Smith as the starter for Tampa Bay.
  • As you may or may not have read here, NHLHotStove.com is coming soon.  Right now I have added an About page and solved numerous formatting problems as well as sources for all 30 teams.  Check out our ever-changing beta here!

That’s all I have for now.  More updates to come.  If you have a reliable source with the starter listed and I have yet to post it, email me at thehotstove@gmail.com.

Yesterday’s Count: 8/8 = 100%
Year-to-date Predictions: 322/326= 98.8%

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Goalie Starters 10/14/2009

10/14/2009

Here are the expected starters for tonight:

UPDATED: 10/14/2009 @ 08:15 AM

  • According to this Rich Hammond notebook entry, Erik Ersberg will make his 2009 debut tonight.
  • Rob Rossi’s feature article in the Pittsburgh Tribune Review discusses the success of both Marc Andre Fleury and Cam Ward. If you scroll to the bottom he mentions the two in net tonight.  Read the whole story here.  Penguins.nhl.com also projects Fleury here.
  • John Glennon wrote three days ago here that Dan Ellis would start against Dallas.  I would say that is still a safe bet considering Pikka Rinne‘s performance.

UPDATED: 10/14/2009 @ 09:00 AM

  • According to this preview here, Nikolai Khabibulin and Christobal Huet are expected to face each other tonight.
  • Henrik Lundqvist and Marty Turco are more than likely.  Will confirm later.

UPDATED: 10/14/2009 @ 01:46 PM

  • Jonas Hiller and Niklas Backstrom are mentioned in this preview here.  They likely will be the starters tonight.  More when I get it.
  • Henrik Lundqvist confirmed per Steve Zipay here.
  • Chris Kuc of Tribune Icing reports that Antti Niemi will be in net tonight.  Click here for the full story.
  • Marty Turco projected in two of Dallas Stars blog’s recent posts.  Click here for the link.

UPDATED: 10/14/2009 @ 03:28 PM

  • Niklas Backstrom confirmed for the Wild here.

UPDATED: 10/14/2009 @ 06:03 PM

  • Jonas Hiller is confirmed for tonight.  Click here for full details.

That’s all I have for now.  More updates to come.  If you have any tips, email them to me at alexander.monaghan@gmail.com.

Year-to-date Predictions: 96/98= 97.96%

-Alexander Monaghan