Ward will start Tuesday in Columbus.
Ward allowed four goals on 32 shots in the Hurricanes’ win over the Islanders on Saturday. ward has won four in a row despite posting a 2.98 GAA and .909 SV%. The Hurricanes continue to lean heavily on Ward with Eddie Lack out and tonight marks his 20th consecutive start. He is 5-9-5 with a 2.51 GAA and .906 SV% on the road this season.
Lundqvist starts Tuesday vs. Dallas.
Lundqvist allowed five goals on 23 shots after replacing Antti Raanta in the Rangers’ loss in Montreal on Saturday. With Raanta out for at least one week, Lundqvist should start all three games this week and needs to turn his game around. King Henrik is 3-3-0 with a 3.73 GAA and .872 SV% in his last six starts, but posted a 27-save shutout in his first start vs. the Stars.
Lehner will start Tuesday in Toronto.
Lehner stopped 31 of 32 shots in the Sabres’ win over the Stars on Monday afternoon. Lehner will start on back-to-back days as he gets set to face the Maple Leafs in Toronto. Lehner has won his last two starts while stopping 63 of 67 shots (.940 SV%). In his first start against the Maple Leafs, Lehner allowed two goals on 29 shots in a 2-1 loss.
Andersen will start Tuesday vs. the Sabres.
Andersen allowed two goals on 36 shots in the Maple Leafs win in New York last Friday. Andersen got Saturday night off, so he should get back in goal tonight vs. the Sabres. The 27-year-old has gone 3-1-1 with a 3.80 GAA and .885 SV% in five games this January and tonight he faces the Sabres for the second time. He stopped 42 of 43 shots in a 2-1 win in the first meeting.
Schneider will start Tuesday in Minnesota.
Schneider turned aside 21 of 22 shots in the Devils’ win in Vancouver on Sunday. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for Schneider, who now sits at 3-2-2 with a 1.74 GAA and .940 SV% in seven starts in the month of January. In his first start against the Wild, Schneider stopped 28 of 29 shots in a 2-1 overtime victory.
Dubnyk will start Tuesday vs. the Devils.
Dubnyk allowed two goals on 35 shots in the Wild’s win in Chicago on Sunday. Dubnyk has won four consecutive games while posting a 2.00 GAA and .930 SV%. Dubnyk leads the NHL in both GAA (1.78) and SV% (.940), while being tied for second in wins (23) and shutouts (5). He is a must-start whenever he gets the nod in goal.
Condon will start Tuesday in St. Louis.
Condon allowed four goals on 27 shots in the Senators loss to the Maple Leafs on Saturday. Condon has gone 2-3-0 with a 2.24 GAA and .923 SV% in January and tonight he will make his 19th straight start in St. Louis. Condon has yet to face the Blues this season, but has gone 4-4-0 with a 2.79 GAA and .901 SV% on the road.
Hutton will start Tuesday vs. the Senators.
Hutton allowed one goal on 23 shots in the Blues’ win in Anaheim on Sunday. Hutton won both games of the Blues’ weekend back-to-back, stopping 55 of 56 shots (.982 SV%). With Jake Allen struggling, Hutton will start for the third consecutive game and comes in at 4-2-2 with a 2.47 GAA and .912 SV% on home ice.
Luongo was the first goalie off of the ice.
Luongo allowed four goals on 41 shots in the Panthers’ loss to the Islanders last Friday. Luongo is 2-2-0 with a 2.26 GAA and .935 SV% in four January starts. Tonight he will face a Flames team that has lost four of their last six games. The 37-year-old is 5-5-3 with a 2.39 GAA and .919 SV% in 13 starts outside of Sunrise, Florida.
Johnson will start Tuesday vs. the Panthers.
Johnson allowed two goals on 36 shots in the Flames’ loss to the Devils last Friday. Brian Elliott started on Saturday, but they’ll go back to Johnson tonight vs. the Panthers. Johnson has won two of his last four starts while posting a strong 1.78 GAA an .941 SV%. He has yet to face the Panthers this season, but has gone 8-6-0 with a 2.55 GAA and .912 SV% on home ice.
Crawford will start Tuesday in Colorado.
Crawford allowed three goals on 32 shots in the Blackhawks’ loss to the Wild on Saturday. He has now lost two in a row and sits at 3-3-0 with a 3.29 GAA and .894 SV% in January. Tonight will be his third start against the Avalanche—he has gone 1-0-1 with a 1.00 GAA, .972 SV% and one shutout in the first two.
Varlamov will start Tuesday vs. the Blackhawks.
Varlamov allowed three goals on 32 shots in Colorado’s loss to the Predators on Saturday. Varlamov has lost his first two starts since returning to the crease, while allowing a combined six goals on 63 shots (.905 SV%). Varly is 3-9-0 with a 3.19 AGA ad .903 SV% on home ice and allowed four goals on 21 shots in a 4-0 loss in his first start vs. Chicago.
Gibson was the first goalie off of the ice.
Gibson allowed two goals on 25 shots in the Ducks’ loss to the Blues on Sunday. It looks like Gibson will go again tonight, despite Jonathan Bernier posting a shutout on Saturday. Gibson has been great in January, going 5-1-1 with a 1.42 GAA and .956 SV% in seven starts this month. He’ll face a Lightning team without Stamkos, Hedman, Callahan and more.
Rinne is expected to start Tuesday in Vancouver.
Miller will be between the pipes Tuesday vs. Nashville.
Miller allowed four goals on 35 shots in the Canucks’ loss in Philadelphia on Thursday. Jacob Markstorm got the nod in a loss on Sunday, so Miller will get back in the crease tonight. He has yet to lose in regulation in January (3-0-2) while posting a 1.95 GAA and .935 SV%. He allowed two goals on 26 shots in a 2-1 OT loss in Nashville last Tuesday.
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