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.
8:00 pm ET game
Chicago @ Minnesota
Likely Chicago starter: Corey Crawford (Source.)
Likely Minnesota starter: Niklas Backstrom (Source.)
10:30 pm ET game
Detroit @ Los Angeles
Likely Detroit starter: Jimmy Howard – Seems like a reasonable bet since they signed him to a shiny new two-year contract extension.
Likely Los Angeles starter: Jonathan Quick (Source.)