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
Minnesota @ Boston
Likely Minnesota starter: Jose Theodore (Source.)
Likely Boston starter: Tuukka Rask (Source.)
Philadelphia @ New Jersey
Likely Philadelphia starter: Brian Boucher (Source.)
Likely New Jersey starter: Johan Hedberg – It seems like Marty Brodeur is in full-scale sad panda mode now, so expect Hedberg to get his fair share of starts. (Source.)
St. Louis @ Toronto
Likely St. Louis starter: Jaroslav Halak (Source.)
Likely Toronto starter: Jonas Gustavsson (Source.)
7:30 pm ET game
Pittsburgh @ Montreal
Likely Pittsburgh starter: Brent Johnson (Source.)
Likely Montreal starter: Carey Price (Source.)
We’ll have another post with the later games in a bit.