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Tonight’s Starting Goalies – February 19

Feb 19, 2011, 6:30 PM EST

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Whether you’re interested for fantasy hockey reasons or just want to know which goalie your team is playing in a given day, we thought it might be helpful to share our best guesses (based on various previews from newspapers and Web sites plus our own instincts) on who might start each day.

7:00 pm ET games

New Jersey @ Carolina

Likely New Jersey starter: Johan Hedberg – A slight surprise since Martin Brodeur was activated from the IR, but then again, Hedberg just earned a shutout. (Source.)

Likely Carolina starter: Cam Ward (Source.)

Los Angeles @ NY Islanders

Likely Los Angeles starter: Jonathan Quick (Source.)

Likely NY Islanders starter: Al Montoya – His Islanders debut. (Source.)

Ottawa @ Toronto

Likely Ottawa starter: Craig Anderson – The beginning of a new era in Ottawa? I think it could be. (Source.)

Likely Toronto starter: James Reimer (Source.)

7:30 pm ET game

Florida @ Tampa Bay

Likely Florida starter: Scott Clemmensen (Source.)

Likely Tampa Bay starter: Dan Ellis (Source.)

8:00 pm ET games

Anaheim @ St. Louis

Likely Anaheim starter: Curtis McElhinney – Best bet for quite a while, unless Ray Emery comes walking through that door.

Likely St. Louis starter: Ty Conklin (Source.)

Phoenix @ Nashville

Likely Phoenix starter: Ilya Bryzgalov (Source.)

Likely Nashville starter: Pekka Rinne (Source.)

10:00 pm ET game

Dallas @ Vancouver

Likely Dallas starter: Andrew Raycroft (Source.)

Likely Vancouver starter: Roberto Luongo (Source.)

10:30 pm ET game

Colorado @ San Jose

Likely Colorado starter: Peter Budaj (Source.)

Likely San Jose starter: Antti Niemi – Not a sure thing, but a pretty reasonable bet.

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