Tag: starting goalies

Tuukka Rask

Today’s Starting Goalies – April 10

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.

3:00 pm ET games

Boston @ New Jersey

Likely Boston starter: Tuukka Rask (Source.)

Likely New Jersey starter: Johan Hedberg (Source.)

Pittsburgh @ Atlanta

Likely Pittsburgh starter: Brent Johnson – No guarantees here, but why would the Penguins play Marc-Andre Fleury in a meaningless game?

Likely Atlanta starter: Chris Mason (Source.)

Edmonton @ Colorado

Likely Edmonton starter: Nikolai Khabibulin (Source.)

Likely Colorado starter: Peter Budaj – Your guess is as good as mine. Hopefully your fantasy team isn’t depending on either Colorado goalie.

6:00 pm ET game

Dallas @ Minnesota

Likely Dallas starter: Kari Lehtonen (Source.)

Likely Minnesota starter: Jose Theodore (Source.)

Tonight’s Starting Goalies – April 9 (late edition)

Ilya Bryzgalov

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.

10:00 pm ET game

Vancouver @ Calgary

Likely Vancouver starter: Cory Schneider (Source.)

Likely Calgary starter: Henrik Karlsson (Source.)

10:30 pm ET games

Phoenix @ San Jose

Likely Phoenix starter: Ilya Bryzgalov (Source.)

Likely San Jose starter: Antti Niemi (Source.)

Anaheim @ Los Angeles

Likely Anaheim starter: Dan Ellis – My best guess being that Ray Emery was dealing with some injury issues and the Ducks already clinched a spot.

Likely Los Angeles starter: Jonathan Quick (Source.)

Tonight’s Starting Goalies – April 9 (early edition)

Sergei Bobrovsky

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

Tampa Bay @ Carolina

Likely Tampa Bay starter: Mike Smith (Source.)

Likely Carolina starter: Cam Ward (Source.)

Buffalo @ Columbus

Likely Buffalo starter: Ryan Miller – The Sabres clinched a playoff spot already, so there’s no promise that he’ll start or play the whole game. Choose him at your own risk. (Source.)

Likely Columbus starter: Steve Mason (Source.)

Montreal @ Toronto

Likely Montreal starter: Carey Price (Source.)

Likely Toronto starter: James Reimer (Source.)

NY Islanders @ Philadelphia

Likely NY Islanders starter: Rick DiPietro (Source.)

Likely Philadelphia starter: Sergei Bobrovsky (Source.)

Washington @ Florida

Likely Washington starter: Michal Neuvirth (Source.)

Likely Florida starter: Tomas Vokoun (Source.)

8:00 pm ET game

Nashville @ St. Louis

Likely Nashville starter: Pekka Rinne (Source.)

Likely St. Louis starter: Jaroslav Halak (Source.)

Today’s Starting Goalies – April 7

Brenden Morrow, Kari Lehtonen

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 @ NY Rangers

Likely Atlanta starter: Ondrej Pavelec (Source.)

Likely NY Rangers starter: Henrik Lundqvist – Again, it should be all Henrik, unless the season’s last game means nothing.

Montreal @ Ottawa

Likely Montreal starter: Alex Auld (Source.)

Likely Ottawa starter: Craig Anderson (Source.)

8:30 pm ET game

Colorado @ Dallas

Likely Colorado starter: Brian Elliott (Source.)

Likely Dallas starter: Kari Lehtonen (Source.)

10:00 pm ET game

Minnesota @ Vancouver

Likely Minnesota starter: Niklas Backstrom (Source.)

Likely Vancouver starter: Roberto Luongo (Source.)

Today’s Starting Goalies – April 6 (late edition)

San Jose Sharks v Chicago Blackhawks

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.

9:30 pm ET game

Edmonton @ Calgary

Likely Edmonton starter: Nikolai Khabibulin (Source.)

Likely Calgary starter: Miikka Kiprusoff (Source.)

10:00 pm ET game

San Jose @ Anaheim

Likely San Jose starter: Antero Niittymaki (Source.)

Likely Anaheim starter: Ray Emery (Source.)

10:30 pm ET game

Phoenix @ Los Angeles

Likely Phoenix starter: Ilya Bryzgalov (Source.)

Likely Los Angeles starter: Jonathan Quick (Source.)