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Updates from NHL.com writers, correspondents

by NHL.com @NHLdotcom / NHL.com

Projected lineups are based on reporting of NHL.com staff and correspondents at morning skates, team announcements and media reports. Although last-minute lineup changes are possible, these projections provide fantasy owners with the most up-to-date information available.

 

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RED WINGS (8-9-2) AT DEVILS (8-8-1)

1 p.m. ET; MSG+, FS-D, NHL.TV

 

Red Wings projected lineup

Darren Helm -- Dylan Larkin -- Anthony Mantha

Gustav Nyquist -- Frans Nielsen -- Andreas Athanasiou

Justin Abdelkader -- Luke Glendening -- Tyler Bertuzzi

Martin Frk -- Jacob de la Rose -- Michael Rasmussen

Trevor Daley -- Mike Green

Niklas Kronwall -- Dennis Cholowski

Danny DeKeyser -- Nick Jensen

Jonathan Bernier

Jimmy Howard

Scratched: Luke Witkowski, Wade Megan

Injured: Evgeny Svechnikov (knee surgery), Jonathan Ericsson (lower body), Thomas Vanek (lower body)

 

Devils projected lineup

Taylor Hall -- Travis Zajac -- Kyle Palmieri

Marcus Johansson -- Pavel Zacha -- Jesper Bratt

Blake Coleman -- Brett Seney -- Joey Anderson

Miles Wood -- Jean-Sebastien Dea -- Stefan Noesen

Andy Greene -- Damon Severson

Egor Yakovlev -- Mirco Mueller

Will Butcher -- Ben Lovejoy

Keith Kinkaid

Cory Schneider

Scratched: Kurtis Gabriel , Eric Gryba

Injured: Steven Santini (jaw), Nico Hischier (upper body), Brian Boyle (upper body)

 

LIGHTNING (13-5-1) at FLYERS (9-9-1)

1 p.m. ET; NHLN, SN, NBCSP, SUN, NHL.TV

 

Lightning projected lineup

J.T. Miller -- Steven Stamkos -- Nikita Kucherov

Yanni Gourde -- Brayden Point -- Tyler Johnson

Alex Killorn -- Anthony Cirelli -- Mathieu Joseph

Adam Erne -- Cedric Paquette -- Ryan Callahan

Victor Hedman -- Dan Girardi

Ryan McDonagh - Erik Cernak

Braydon Coburn -- Mikhail Sergachev

Louis Domingue

Edward Pasquale

Scratched: Danick Martel , Slater Koekkoek

Injured: Andrei Vasilevskiy (left foot), Ondrej Palat (lower body), Anton Stralman (upper body)

 

Flyers projected lineup

Claude Giroux -- Sean Couturier -- Travis Konecny

Oskar Lindblom -- Nolan Patrick -- Jakub Voracek

James van Riemsdyk -- Jordan Weal -- Wayne Simmonds

Dale Weise -- Scott Laughton -- Nicolas Aube-Kubel

Ivan Provorov -- Robert Hagg

Shayne Gostisbehere -- Christian Folin

Travis Sanheim -- Radko Gudas

Calvin Pickard

Alex Lyon

Scratched: Andrew MacDonald

Injured: Michael Raffl (lower body), Corban Knight (collarbone), Michal Neuvirth (lower body), Brian Elliott (lower body)

 

SABRES (11-6-2) at WILD (12-5-2)

6 p.m. ET; FS-N, FS-WI, MSG-B, NHL.TV

 

Sabres projected lineup

Jeff Skinner -- Jack Eichel -- Sam Reinhart

Vladimir Sobotka -- Patrik Berglund -- Jason Pominville

Conor Sheary -- Casey Mittelstadt -- Kyle Okposo

Zemgus Girgensons -- Johan Larsson -- Tage Thompson

Jake McCabe -- Rasmus Ristolainen

Marco Scandella -- Zach Bogosian

Nathan Beaulieu -- Rasmus Dahlin

Linus Ullmark

Carter Hutton

Scratched: Remi Elie, Casey Nelson, Evan Rodrigues

Injured: Scott Wilson (ankle), Matt Hunwick (neck)

 

Wild projected lineup

Jason Zucker -- Eric Staal -- Mikael Granlund

Zach Parise -- Mikko Koivu -- Nino Niederreiter

Marcus Foligno -- Jordan Greenway -- Charlie Coyle

Matt Hendricks -- Eric Fehr -- J.T. Brown

Ryan Suter -- Matt Dumba

Jonas Brodin -- Jared Spurgeon

Nick Seeler -- Greg Pateryn

Devan Dubnyk

Alex Stalock

Scratched: Nate Prosser, Joel Eriksson Ek

Injured: None

 

CANADIENS (10-6-3) at CANUCKS (10-9-2)

7 p.m. ET; CBC , SN1, TVAS, NHL.TV

 

Canadiens projected lineup

Tomas Tatar -- Phillip Danault -- Brendan Gallagher

Jonathan Drouin -- Max Domi -- Andrew Shaw

Kenny Agostino -- Jesperi Kotkaniemi -- Artturi Lehkonen

Nicolas Deslauriers -- Matthew Peca -- Charles Hudon

Jordie Benn -- Jeff Petry

David Schlemko -- Noah Juulsen

Xavier Ouellet -- Victor Mete

Carey Price

Antti Niemi

Scratched: Karl Alzner, Mike Reilly

Injured: Shea Weber (knee), Joel Armia (lower body), Paul Byron (lower body), Nikita Scherbak (lower body)

 

Canucks projected lineup

Antoine Roussel -- Bo Horvat -- Jake Virtanen

Nikolay Goldobin -- Elias Pettersson -- Loui Eriksson

Tim Schaller -- Adam Gaudette -- Brendan Leipsic

Darren Archibald -- Markus Granlund -- Tyler Motte

Ben Hutton -- Erik Gudbranson

Derrick Pouliot -- Christopher Tanev

Michael Del Zotto -- Troy Stecher

Jacob Markstrom

Richard Bachman

Scratched: Brendan Gaunce, Alex Biega

Injured: Brock Boeser (groin), Brandon Sutter (shoulder), Jay Beagle (arm), Sven Baertschi (concussion), Alexander Edler (knee), Anders Nilsson (finger)

 

BLUE JACKETS (11-6-2) at HURRICANES (8-7-3) 

7 p.m. ET; FS-CR, FS-O, NHL.TV 

 

Blue Jackets projected lineup

Artemi Panarin -- Pierre-Luc Dubois -- Cam Atkinson

Nick Foligno -- Boone Jenner -- Josh Anderson

Brandon Dubinsky -- Alexander Wennberg -- Oliver Bjorkstrand

Markus Hannikainen -- Riley Nash -- Anthony Duclair

Ryan Murray -- Seth Jones

Zach Werenski -- Scott Harrington

Markus Nutivaara -- David Savard

Sergei Bobrovsky

Joonas Korpisalo

Scratched: Adam Clendening , Dean Kukan, Lukas Sedlak

Injured: None

 

Hurricanes projected lineup

Micheal Ferland -- Sebastian Aho -- Teuvo Teravainen

Brock McGinn -- Jordan Staal -- Justin Williams

Jordan Martinook -- Lucas Wallmark -- Andrei Svechnikov

Warren Foegele -- Clark Bishop -- Phillip Di Giuseppe

Jaccob Slavin -- Dougie Hamilton

Calvin de Haan -- Justin Faulk

Haydn Fleury -- Trevor van Riemsdyk

Scott Darling

Curtis McElhinney

Scratched: None

Injured: Victor Rask (hand), Petr Mrazek (lower body), Brett Pesce (knee)

 

PANTHERS (7-6-3) at RANGERS (9-8-2)

7 p.m. ET; NHLN, MSG, FS-F, NHL.TV

 

Panthers projected lineup

Evgenii Dadonov -- Aleksander Barkov -- Mike Hoffman

Jonathan Huberdeau -- Vincent Trocheck -- Frank Vatrano

Maxim Mamin -- Jared McCann -- Nick Bjugstad

Colton Sceviour -- Juho Lammikko -- Troy Brouwer

Mike Matheson -- Aaron Ekblad

Keith Yandle -- Mark Pysyk

Bogdan Kiselevich -- MacKenzie Weegar

Roberto Luongo

James Reimer

Scratched: Denis Malgin, Alexander Petrovic

Injured: Derek MacKenzie (shoulder), Jamie McGinn (back)

 

Rangers projected lineup 

Filip Chytil -- Mika Zibanejad -- Mats Zuccarello

Chris Kreider -- Kevin Hayes -- Vladislav Namestnikov

Jimmy Vesey -- Brett Howden -- Jesper Fast

Cody McLeod -- Lias Andersson -- Vinni Lettieri

Brendan Smith -- Tony DeAngelo

Marc Staal -- Neal Pionk

Fredrik Claesson -- Kevin Shattenkirk

Henrik Lundqvist

Alexandar Georgiev

Scratched: Brady Skjei, Ryan Strome

Injured: Adam McQuaid (lower body), Pavel Buchnevich (broken thumb)

 

PENGUINS (7-7-3) at SENATORS (8-8-3)

7 p.m. ET; SN, CITY, ATTSN-PT, NHL.TV

 

Penguins projected lineup

Tanner Pearson -- Evgeni Malkin -- Patric Hornqvist

Jake Guentzel -- Derick Brassard -- Phil Kessel

Dominik Simon -- Riley Sheahan -- Bryan Rust

Garrett Wilson -- Matt Cullen -- Zach Aston-Reese

Jack Johnson -- Kris Letang

Brian Dumoulin -- Chad Ruhwedel

Olli Maatta -- Jamie Oleksiak

Matt Murray

Casey DeSmith

Scratched: Juuso Riikola, Daniel Sprong, Derek Grant

Injured: Sidney Crosby (upper body), Justin Schultz (left leg fracture)

 

Senators projected lineup

Mikkel Boedker -- Matt Duchene -- Drake Batherson

Brady Tkachuk -- Colin White -- Mark Stone

Ryan Dzingel -- Chris Tierney -- Bobby Ryan

Magnus Paajarvi -- Zack Smith -- Tom Pyatt

Thomas Chabot -- Dylan DeMelo

Maxime Lajoie -- Cody Ceci

Mark Borowiecki -- Chris Wideman

Craig Anderson

Mike McKenna

Scratched: Christian Jaros, Max McCormick

Injured: Jean-Gabriel Pageau (Achilles), Ben Harpur (undisclosed)

 

KINGS (6-11-1) at PREDATORS (13-5-1)

8 p.m. ET; FS-TN, FS-W, NHL.TV

 

Kings projected lineup

Alex Iafallo -- Anze Kopitar -- Dustin Brown

Ilya Kovalchuk -- Jeff Carter -- Tyler Toffoli

Carl Hagelin -- Adrian Kempe -- Matt Luff

Kyle Clifford -- Nate Thompson -- Trevor Lewis

Derek Forbort -- Drew Doughty

Jake Muzzin -- Alec Martinez

Dion Phaneuf -- Oscar Fantenberg

Calvin Petersen

Cole Kehler

Scratched: Paul LaDue, Michael Amadio

Injured: Peter Budaj (illness), Jack Campbell (knee), Jonathan Quick (knee), Jonny Brodzinski (shoulder)

 

Predators projected lineup

Filip Forsberg -- Ryan Johansen -- Craig Smith

Calle Jarnkrok -- Kyle Turris -- Kevin Fiala

Colton Sissons -- Nick Bonino -- Austin Watson

Miikka Salomaki -- Frederick Gaudreau -- Ryan Hartman

Roman Josi -- Ryan Ellis

Dan Hamhuis -- Mattias Ekholm

Anthony Bitetto -- Yannick Weber

Pekka Rinne

Juuse Saros

Scratched: Matt Irwin, Zac Rinaldo, Rocco Grimaldi

Injured: Viktor Arvidsson (broken thumb), P.K. Subban (upper body)

 

BRUINS (10-6-3) at COYOTES (9-8-1)

8 p.m. ET; FS-A Plus, NESN, NHL.TV

 

Bruins projected lineup

Brad Marchand -- Patrice Bergeron -- David Pastrnak

Joakim Nordstrom -- David Krejci -- Jake DeBrusk

Danton Heinen -- Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson -- Anders Bjork

Noel Acciari -- Sean Kuraly -- David Backes

Jeremy Lauzon -- Matt Grzelcyk

Torey Krug -- Connor Clifton

Jakub Zboril -- Steven Kampfer

Jaroslav Halak

Tuukka Rask

Scratched: Chris Wagner

Injured: Zdeno Chara (lower body), John Moore (lower body), Brandon Carlo (upper body), Charlie McAvoy (concussion), Kevan Miller (hand), Urho Vaakanainen (concussion)

 

Coyotes projected lineup

Clayton Keller -- Derek Stepan -- Christian Fischer

Michael Grabner -- Alex Galchenyuk -- Brendan Perlini

Richard Panik -- Brad Richardson -- Vinnie Hinostroza

Lawson Crouse -- Dylan Strome -- Nick Cousins

Oliver Ekman-Larsson -- Jordan Oesterle

Niklas Hjalmarsson -- Ilya Lyubushkin

Kevin Connauton -- Dakota Mermis

Darcy Kuemper

Hunter Miska

Scratched: Josh Archibald, Robbie Russo

Injured: Jakob Chychrun (upper body), Jason Demers (lower body), Antti Raanta (lower body), Alex Goligoski (lower body), Christian Dvorak (upper body)

 

OILERS (9-8-1) at FLAMES (10-8-1)

10 p.m. ET; CBC, SN, SN1, NHL.TV

 

Oilers projected lineup

Drake Caggiula -- Connor McDavid -- Leon Draisaitl

Ryan Spooner -- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins -- Ty Rattie

Milan Lucic -- Cooper Marody -- Alex Chiasson

Patrick Russell -- Jujhar Khaira -- Zack Kassian

Oscar Klefbom -- Adam Larsson

Darnell Nurse -- Matt Benning

Kris Russell -- Kevin Gravel

Mikko Koskinen

Cam Talbot

Scratched: Kyle Brodziak, Jason Garrison

Injured: Tobias Rieder (upper body), Andrej Sekera (Achilles)

 

Flames projected lineup

Johnny Gaudreau -- Sean Monahan -- Elias Lindholm

Matthew Tkachuk -- Mikael Backlund -- Sam Bennett

Dillon Dube -- Mark Jankowski -- James Neal

Michael Frolik -- Derek Ryan -- Garnet Hathaway

Mark Giordano -- TJ Brodie

Noah Hanifin -- Travis Hamonic

Juuso Valimaki -- Rasmus Andersson

David Rittich

Mike Smith

Scratched: Austin Czarnik, Michael Stone, Dalton Prout

Injured: None

 

BLUES (7-7-3) at SHARKS (10-7-3)

10:30 p.m. ET; NBCSCA, FS-MW, NHL.TV

 

Blues projected lineup

Jaden Schwartz -- Ryan O'Reilly -- Vladimir Tarasenko

Robby Fabbri -- Tyler Bozak -- Brayden Schenn

Zach Sanford -- Robert Thomas -- David Perron

Ivan Barbashev -- Oskar Sundqvist -- Sammy Blais

Jay Bouwmeester -- Alex Pietrangelo

Vince Dunn -- Colton Parayko

Joel Edmundson -- Jordan Schmaltz

Chad Johnson

Jake Allen

Scratched: Nikita Soshnikov

Injured: Robert Bortuzzo (lower body), Alexander Steen (upper body), Pat Maroon (upper body), Carl Gunnarsson (upper body)

 

Sharks projected lineup

Timo Meier -- Logan Couture -- Joe Pavelski

Marcus Sorensen -- Joe Thornton -- Kevin Labanc

Evander Kane -- Antti Suomela -- Joonas Donskoi

Barclay Goodrow -- Dylan Gambrell -- Melker Karlsson

Joakim Ryan -- Brent Burns

Brenden Dillon -- Erik Karlsson

Marc-Edouard Vlasic -- Justin Braun

Aaron Dell

Martin Jones

Scratched: Radim Simek, Tim Heed

Injured: Tomas Hertl (lower body)

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