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Projected Lineup: Stars vs. Hurricanes

Trocheck, Skjei set to make Canes debuts

by Michael Smith @MSmithCanes / CarolinaHurricanes.com

Trade deadline day acquisitions Vincent Trocheck and Brady Skjei will make their Carolina Hurricanes debuts on Tuesday night against the Dallas Stars.

The somewhat new-look lineup will feature Alex Nedeljkovic in net, the second start of his NHL career.

"Ned's been here a long time. He's done everything we've asked of him," head coach Rod Brind'Amour said after the morning skate. "He's played great."

GAME PREVIEW

Here is the projected lineup for the Hurricanes.

Forwards

Svechnikov-Aho-Teravainen
Foegele-Staal-Williams
Niederreiter-Trocheck-Necas
Dzingel-Martinook-McGinn

Defense

Skjei-Slavin
Gardiner-van Riemsdyk
Fleury-Edmundson

Goalies

Nedeljkovic
Forsberg

Scratches: Hamilton (leg; injured reserve), Mrazek (concussion), Pesce (shoulder), Reimer (lower body), Vatanen (lower body; injured reserve)

Note: Lineup subject to change prior to opening faceoff.

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