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.
7:30 pm ET games
Montreal @ Ottawa
Likely Montreal starter: Carey Price (Source.)
Likely Ottawa starter: Mike Brodeur (Source.)
NY Islanders @ Buffalo
Likely NY Islanders starter: Nathan Lawson (Source.)
Likely Buffalo starter: Ryan Miller – Count me as one of the people who wonder if the Sabres should get a decent backup to spell Miller. Not sure if he’s getting the start tonight, but it’s a decent bet.
Tampa Bay @ Florida
Likely Tampa Bay starter: Dan Ellis (Source.)
Likely Florida starter: Tomas Vokoun (Source.)
9:00 pm ET game
Dallas @ Calgary
Likely Dallas starter: Andrew Raycroft (Source.)
Likely Calgary starter: Henrik Karlsson (Source.)