Anaheim Ducks (3) – Bryzgalov's role has diminished recently as he only has two starts in November.
Atlanta Thrashers (4) – Pavelec has been a great fill in for Lehtonen and should continue to receive starts this week.
Boston Bruins (3) – Fernandez is still out with a knee injury making Thomas the undisputed starter.
Buffalo Sabres (3) – Miller struggles can be blamed on Buffalo's lackluster offense.
Carolina Hurricanes (3) – Ward has been great all year but may yield a start to Grahame with back-to-back games this week.
Calgary Flames (4) – Kiprusoff has started all 18 games this year, but this may be the week that
Calgary finally gives him a rest due to a busy schedule.
Chicago Blackhawks (3) – Look for Khabibulin to receive all three starts this week.
Columbus Blue Jackets (3) – Leclaire has struggled recently but is still the #1 goaltender in Columbus.
Colorado Avalanche (3) – Budaj is still the #1 guy, but Theodore's recent performances make it hard to keep him on the bench.
Dallas Stars (4) – The Stars don't like to overuse Turco, so with four games on the schedule expect to see backup Smith at least once.
Detroit Red Wings (3) – With back-to-back games, expect to see Osgood get the call once this week.
Edmonton Oilers (3) – Garon has outperformed Roloson this season and should see more starts.
Florida Panthers (3) – Vokoun should receive all three starts this week.
Los Angeles Kings (4) – LaBarbera has emerged as the starter in LA but it won't stay that way if he continues to struggle.
Minnesota Wild (3) – With Backstrom hurting, Harding will become the #1 guy.
Montreal Canadiens (4) – Price should see some action due to Montreal's busy schedule.
Nashville Predators (3) – Mason has turned it around recently winning three of his last four games.
New Jersey Devils (3) – Brodeur should receive all three starts this week.
New York Islanders (4) – Dubielewicz may see some action with back-to-back games this week.
New York Rangers (4) – Lundqvist has been the backbone to the Rangers team and should be starting all four games this week.
Ottawa Senators (4) – Gerber is currently riding an eight game win streak.
Philadelphia Flyers (3) – Biron should see action in all three games this week.
Phoenix Coyotes (3) – Auld and Tellqvist are still splitting time.
Pittsburgh Penguins (3) – Expect to see Fleury in goal for all three games this week.
San Jose Sharks (1) – Expect Nabokov to get San Jose's lone start this week.
St. Louis Blues (3) - Legace should get all three starts this week
Tampa Bay Lightining (4) – Holmqvist may yield a start to Denis with four games this week.
Toronto Maple Leafs (3) – After missing a game due to the flu Toskala should be ready to go.
Vancouver Canucks (4) – The Canucks rarely give Luongo a rest, so expect to see him in all four games this week.
Washington Capitals (4) – Kolzig rarely works back-to-back games, so expect to see Johnson in for one of them.
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Friday, November 16, 2007