CALGARY - David Rittich is expected to get the start this evening when the Flames host the Panthers at the Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Czech netminder has a 4-3-1 record with 2.84 GAA and a .909 save percentage this season. Rittich has two wins in his last three starts, stopping a combined 72 saves on the 78 shots he faced in those games.
After missing the last two games due to injury, Sam Bennett is expected to be back in the lineup tonight. In nine games this season, the 23-year-old has one goal and two points.
Check out this evening's full projected lineup:
Johnny Gaudreau - Sean Monahan - Elias Lindholm
Matthew Tkachuk - Mikael Backlund - Michael Frolik
Andrew Mangiapane - Derek Ryan - Sam Bennett
Milan Lucic - Mark Jankowski - Austin Czarnik
Mark Giordano - TJ Brodie
Noah Hanifin - Travis Hamonic
Oliver Kylington- Rasmus Andersson
Game time is set for 7:00 p.m. MT. Limited tickets are available HERE.