Whether you’re interested for fantasy hockey reasons or just want to know which goalie your team is playing in a given day, we thought it might be helpful to share our best guesses (based on various previews from newspapers and Web sites plus our own instincts) on who might start each day.
7:00 pm ET games
Atlanta @ New Jersey
Likely Atlanta starter: Ondrej Pavelec (Source.)
Likely New Jersey starter: Martin Brodeur (Source.)
Washington @ Montreal
Likely Washington starter: Braden Holtby (Source.)
Likely Montreal starter: Carey Price – Hard to imagine why this wouldn’t happen.
Boston @ Columbus
Likely Boston starter: Tuukka Rask (Source.)
Likely Columbus starter: Steve Mason (Source.)
NY Islanders @ NY Rangers
Likely NY Islanders starter: Al Montoya (Source.)
Likely NY Rangers starter: Henrik Lundqvist – Every indication is that he’ll make every start for the Rangers going forward, barring injuries.
7:30 pm ET games
Carolina @ Buffalo
Likely Carolina starter: Cam Ward (Source.)
Likely Buffalo starter: Ryan Miller (Source.)
Philadelphia @ Florida
Likely Philadelphia starter: Brian Boucher (Source.)
Likely Florida starter: Tomas Vokoun (Source.)
Pittsburgh @ Ottawa
Likely Pittsburgh starter: Brent Johnson (Source.)
Likely Ottawa starter: Craig Anderson (Source.)