Goalie Nods: Pickard makes sixth straight start

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Pickard looks to continue hot play

Calvin Pickard will make his sixth straight start Sunday when the Colorado Avalanche visit the Detroit Red Wings. Pickard has stopped 75 of 77 shots in his last two starts (.974)  and is 1-0-1 . He’ll look for his second consecutive win against a Red Wings team which has lost five straight.

Petr Mrazek gets the start for Detroit. The 22-year-old is 3-2-0 with a 2.55 G.A.A. and .922 save percentage this season.

Elsewhere …

Stars at Oilers: Kari Lehtonen vs. Ben Scrivens

Sabres at Bruins: Jhonas Enroth vs. Tuukka Rask

Hurricanes at Rangers: Anton Khudobin vs. Henrik Lundqvist

Maple Leafs at Blackhawks: James Reimer vs. Corey Crawford

Flyers at Jets: Rob Zepp vs. Ondrej Pavelec